Opioid use disorder is a disease that can cause physical changes in the brain. If you or someone you know is struggling with substance use disorder, finding support and gaining access to treatment is critical in starting the journey to recovery.
Finding the right services or support for you, or your loved one, is key to long-term success. Treatment is not one size fits all and may look different for everyone. Ask for help, it is the first step on any recovery journey.
If you or someone you know is ready to stop misusing drugs, call 211 today. You can also text your zip code to 898-211 (TXT-211) to be connected with a friendly Maine-based Specialist.
We all must open our eyes. Treatment is available. Recovery is possible. Get help today.
Treatment Referrals SAMHSA’s National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357) and for Helpline Info
Physician Directory for Medication-Assisted Treatment
Veterans’ Treatment Facilities
If you’ve decided you need help, there are places you can turn. Visit https://findtreatment.gov/ to get started.
After you CALL 211, select option “6” to access the Opiate Helpline. A Maine-based specialist will refer you to a provider who can help. A specialist will answer your questions to the best of their abilities. You will receive encouragement and support to help you or a loved one.
After you TEXT your zip code to 898-211, you are automatically connected with a Maine-based specialist. The specialists will text you back asking what services you are looking for and provide you referrals as close to where you live as possible.