To report drug problems in your community call Nassau County District Attorney's Office Anonymous Tip Line at 516-739-6666
Teens and Heroin
did you know?
Support Groups
Many of heroin's newest addicts are in their teens or early 20s; many also come from middle- or upper-middle-class suburban families.
Teens and Heroin
 
Heroin Facts
 
Signs of Use
 
Health Effects
 
Heroin Overdose
 
Support Groups
 
Long Island Crisis Center -
24/7 crisis intervention counseling and information
Drug Line: (516) 481-4000
 
Nassau Alliance for Addiction Services (NAFAS)
(516) 679-1111
 
NYS OASAS Hope Line
(877) 8-HOPE-NY   1-877-846-7369
 
For information on Teen Drug Abuse visit: teens.drugabuse.gov
 
Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD)
If you suspect someone you know of using heroin, call
(516) 747-2606, and they can help you with treatment options.
 
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is a 12 step drug addiction recovery program modeled after Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
 
Click here for more information and local meeting times.
Nassau County Help Line (516) 827-9500
 
Nar-Anon is a group for relatives and friends who are concerned about the addiction or drug problem of another.
 
Click here for more information and local meeting times.
New York Nar-Anon information Hotline (800) 984-0066
 
The S.L.A.T.E. Project - To educate youth with the intent to
prevent the onset of drug addiction.
 
Also check out our Links,Treatment and Prevention pages.
 
 
Support groups are available to both addicts and those in close relationships with addicts.
To get the Teens and Heroin PDF document click here.
Parents and Community
 
Treatment and Prevention
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