If you are thinking of suicide by overdose please see the Crisis Response Services page or call 9-1-1, if you already have taken an overdose call 9-1-1 immediately, this page is for people recovering from Substance Abuse Disorders and hotlines you can call to talk to someone who is going through what you are experiencing.
During business hours, your call will be taken by a member of Alcoholics Anonymous who knows exactly what you are going through and can give you all the information you need. At night, they have a well qualified answering service, who can give meeting information, or put you in touch with a recovering alcoholic, in your area, who will speak with you about your problem.
*Call their hotline to talk with a recovering addict.*
Helping women affected by substance abuse – their own or others.
Southern Maine: *1-800-611-1588*
Northern Maine: *1-800-611-1779*
Call when you are ready to quit