Need Someone to Talk to?
Are you or someone you care about affected by opioid misuse or addiction? You may want to consider contacting one of the 24 hour hotlines below.
You can contact this crisis line at (504) 365-9100, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Call 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) OR text "NAMI" to 741741. The NAMI HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm, ET. HelpLine staff and volunteers are prepared to answer your questions about mental health issues
The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids has trained professionals to available via phone and online chat to help parents who think their loved one is struggling with addiction. Learn more.
Help for Veterans
Veterans Affairs offers a number of options for those seeking treatment for substance use problems. These options include therapy, either alone with the therapist or in a group, as well as medications to help veterans reduce their use of alcohol, tobacco and drugs. Learn more on their website.