How much of an issue is alcohol in Indiana? It’s the most frequently abused substance statewide, and those 18-25 years old abuse it most often as an age group. Among Indiana residents 12 and older, more than half reported abusing alcohol in the last thirty days, according to the Indiana Family & Social Services Administration. Around 39% of adults reported the same.
Problematic drinking isn’t just an issue in The Hoosier State. It’s an issue nationwide. Fortunately, there’s plenty of free help out there for those in need. We want to share some of these resources with you. Alcoholism is a disease, and the cure begins with helping yourself. Let us help you do just that.
Alcohol Awareness Hotline
The website alcoholawareness.org sponsors a 24/7 hotline that offers free help to anyone suffering from alcohol abuse. Call 855-955-0771 to be connected to a specialist who will listen and help in any way possible. The site also offers direct links to helpful resources and support groups. Their mission is to raise awareness of alcohol abuse by means of offering free help and resources. Call today.
Indiana Addiction Hotline
State residents may dial 800-662-4357 anytime to reach a professional trained in addiction counseling and able to direct you to resources. Also, you may visit the website for an option to chat online with a representative.
Residents of Indiana can dial 211 or text their zip code to 898211 to be connected to a live specialist offering help and resources free and anonymously. The 211 helpline is nationwide, and there’s also a website offering more resources.