Alcohol and Drug Problems
The following agencies and programs provide information, assessment, or treatment referral for substance-abuse issues. There are many local alcohol and drug addiction treatment programs.
Provides information about meetings for anyone affected by another’s alcoholism or drinking. Answering machine provides volunteers’ phone numbers for more information. For meeting times and locations, visit website: knox-al-anon.org.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): 522-9667
Office: 9217 Park West Blvd., Suite B3, 37923
24/7 hotline. Meetings and 12-step program; all local meeting sites can be obtained from website: etiaa.org.
Metro Drug Coalition: 588-5550
4930 Lyons View Pike, 37919
Information, training and education, and referral service about alcohol and drug abuse. Free. Does not offer assessment or treatment.
Narcotics Anonymous: 1-844-409-3762
24-hour help line. Call for local meeting places.
NAR-ANON Family Groups: 1-800-477-6291
A 12-step program for family and friends of addicts. Call or visit the website nar-anon.org for meeting information.
Positively Living & Choice Health Network: 525-1540
1925 Ailor Ave., 37921
Harm Reduction which provides a syringe service exchange, naloxone, resources and referrals for people who use substances or are dealing with addiction.
Tennessee REDLINE: 1-800-889-9789
Provides alcohol, drug, problem gambling, and other addiction information and referrals to all citizens of Tennessee at their request.