Resources

Online Resources

  • Addiction Guide: Your reliable source on addiction and the dangers of illicit substances, https://www.addictionguide.com/

  • Alcoholics Anonymous: http://www.aa.org/

  • Ask NOAH: Men's Health: An informative web site providing information and resources related to men's health issues. 
    http://www.noah-health.org/en/healthy/men/

  • Children of Alcoholics and other Drug Dependencies:  Contact NACoA for information about the association, locations of nearest meetings, or referrals and information about further help. http://www.nacoa.net

  • Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention:  http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

  • Go Ask Alice!  Columbia University has a website called, Go Ask Alice!, a question and answer forum regarding a variety of health issues.  Go Ask Alice! is supported by a team of Columbia University health educators and health care providers, along with information and research specialists from health-related organizations worldwide. http://www.goaskalice.columbia.edu

  • It's Your Sex Life:  A guide to safe and responsible sex.  Includes information regarding pregnancy, contraception, STD's, and communication.  http://www.itsyoursexlife.com  

  • Planned Parenthood:  Resources in English and Spanish regarding birth control, pregnancy, STD's, local health centers, and more. http://www.plannedparenthood.org

  • STD's:  For info on herpes and HPV, including subscriptions to HPV News, a quarterly newsletter about genital warts, contact ASHA's Herpes Resource Center. http://www.ashastd.org

  • Ulifeline: On-line behavioral support for young adults: http://www.ulifeline.org


 

Phone Resources:

  • National Suicide Prevention 24-Hour Hotline: 1.800.273.TALK (8255)

  • Planned Parenthood, Waterbury:  203.753.2119

  • Safe Haven, Local Domestic Violence Support: 203.575.0036

  • Waterbury Hospital Crisis: 203.573.6500