Student Wellness
Student Wellness

Recovery

For more information about recovery resources, click on the links below.  

 

Resources 

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Al-Anon Ames

  • Ames AA has information on how to get connected to Ames Area Intergroup Alcoholics Anonymous.  
  • AA Ames Meeting Schedule

 

Community and Family Resources

  • Community and Family Resources (CFR) is a local non-profit organization with multiple locations including Ames.  CFR offers a variety of programs including detoxification services, outpatient & inpatient substance abuse treatment, mental health services, as well as additional services.  

 

Youth Standing Strong

  • Youth Standing Strong (YSS) is a local non-profit organization with multiple locations including Ames.  YSS offers various programs including mental health and substance abuse services.  

 

National Helpline —1-800-662-HELP (4357)

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.

 

Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator

  • The Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator is a confidential and anonymous source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.

 

Association of Recovery in Higher Education

  • National resources on recovery for college students 

 

Substance Abuse Recovery Programs

  • Find local addiction recovery centers

 

Start Your Recovery

  • Support for overcoming substance misuse