Substance & Alcohol Use Treatment Assistance

Learn about substance and alcohol use treatment assistance.

Please remember to check with your IU-sponsored medical plan administrator to determine coverage and provider network eligibility, when using mental health and substance abuse resources outside of Indiana University.

Statewide Resources

  • SupportLinc Employee Assistance Program is a voluntary program that provides professional, confidential counseling to assist IU employees and their household members, when day-to-day activities are interrupted by stress. Common reasons to use IUEAP services include: Depression, Stress and anxiety, Conflict in the workplace, Drug and alcohol abuse, Family and marital problems, Grief and loss. Learn more »
  • Employees and their spouses enrolled in an IU-sponsored medical plan are eligible for tobacco cessation assistance including a cessation program, prescriptions, and over-the-counter nicotine replacement products.
  • Aware Recovery Care, a 100% customized, in-home, year-long addiction treatment program, provides services that are covered in-network under all IU-sponsored medical plans. Charges are subject to your IU-sponsored medical plan deductible and out-of-pocket. For more information about the Aware Recovery Care program, click here.
  • No matter where you are in your recovery journey, Recovery Centers of Indianapolis offers in-network services and support that are covered under your IU-sponsored medical plan. Charges are subject to your IU-sponsored medical plan deductible and out-of-pocket. For more information regarding services in Indiana, click here.
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) provides 12 weeks of absence to eligible employees for certain family and medical reasons. This includes substance and alcohol use treatment provided by a healthcare provider (see the IU FMLA policy for complete details). The purpose of FMLA is to help eligible employees balance work and family obligations while providing an element of job security during the leave period.

  • Indiana Addictions Hotline: 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or TTY: 1-800-487-4889. A confidential, free, 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year, information service for individuals and family members facing mental and/or substance use disorders. This service provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations.
  • Indiana Addictions Hotline live chat.
  • Indiana Addiction treatment locators.
  • RehabSpot will connect you to a compassionate treatment specialist 24/7. For help, call 855-961-1023.
  • Cigna’s Veteran Support Line will help all veterans, their families and caregivers with services and resources for pain management and substance use counseling and treatment. Services are provided whether or not the veteran is a Cigna customer. Call 1-855-244-6211 for more information.
  • Narcotics Anonymous State Helpline and Meeting Locators
  • Live Another Day - The mission of Live Another Day is "equal access to life-saving resources". This site has culturally competent resources for people of color and an editorially curated list of the top-rated rehab centers in Indiana.


Indiana Center for Recovery provides addiction treatment through detox, inpatient, and outpatient care with compassion and respect to those challenged with addiction. Call (844) 650-0064.

IU Health Adult Substance Use Recovery Intensive Outpatient Program supports individuals who can benefit from participation in a structured therapeutic recovery program while still maintaining involvement in school or employment. Call (812) 353-3450 for more information.

Amethyst House, Inc. is a non-profit United Way agency that provides residential and outpatient services for substance and alcohol abuse as well as gambling concerns. Call 812-336-3570, ext. 200 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Centerstone of Indiana, Inc. is a not-for-profit healthcare organization that provides mental health and substance abuse treatment, education, and support. The agency provides 24-hour crisis services, outpatient counseling, substance abuse, and addiction disorder treatment, and numerous other services. Call 800-344-8802 for more information or assistance.

Bloomington Meadows Hospital in-patient treatment facility.

IU Health Chemical Dependency Detox Program

Eskenazi Health Midtown Addiction Services provides outpatient care and treatment for clients with addictions to drugs, alcohol and gambling. Call (317) 880-8491 for more information and assistance.

Fairbanks alcohol and drug treatment center offers programs for adults, young adults and adolescents. Call 1-800-225-4673 for more information and assistance.

Valle Vista Health System offers a full continuum of care for those suffering from mental health or addiction problems. Call 1-800-447-1348 for more information and assistance.

Hope Academy is Indiana’s only accredited recovery high school with a focus on sobriety and academic success for students grades 9-12. It is a public charter, tuition-free high school offering free transportation throughout Indianapolis and surrounding communities.

Meridian Health Services Addictions & Recovery Center provides two levels of care, residential detoxification, and residential treatment. Call 765-373-8704 for more information and assistance

Indiana Comprehensive Treatment Centers provides medically-supervised medication-assisted treatment for men and women, aged 18 and older. Call 855-661-4596 for more information and assistance.

Centerstone - addiction care for adults. Call 765-983-8640 for more information and assistance.

The Gilead House offers free, personalized outreach programs and services for men, women and their children recovering from drug or alcohol addictions. Call (765) 865-9427 for more information and assistance.

Community Howard Behavioral Health provides 24 hour crisis intervention, addictions recovery and wrap around services. For appointments or 24-hour crisis services, call (765) 776-8555 or toll-free at 888-204-6242.

Fairbanks Alcohol and Drug Treatment - Call 1-800-225-4673 for more information and assistance.

Edgewater Health offers a variety of addiction treatment services to adults 18 and older to promote recovery and the best possible outcomes.

Pinnacle Treatment Centers provides a full continuum of care that includes detoxification for residential and outpatient clients as well as transitional living programs. Call 888-792-4639 for more information and assistance.

Regional Health Systems Mental Health Center offers treatment for substance and drug abuse through a residential or outpatient program for adults and youth. Call the 24 hour crisis line at (219) 736-7200 or for questions dial 1-888-398-7050.

Oaklawn Services offers specialized addictions treatment programs of adolescents and adults. Goshen and Elkhart call: 574-533-1234. South Bend call: 574-283-1234.

Alcohol & Addictions Resource Center provides objective and independent clinical addictions assessment services and resources. Click to find a list of addictions treatment and related services in the South Bend area.

Addiction Recovery Centers of Indiana offers outpatient treatment for the misuse of one or more substances. Call (574) 807-8690 for more information or assistance.

LifeSpring’s The Recover Campus is a unique combination of both Integrated Treatment Center and the Turning Point Center which provides a one-stop experience for the needs of clients who have both a mental illness and substance abuse disorder.

Our Place offers programming for youth, adults, and their families experiencing problems with alcohol, tobacco, and/or other substances. Call (812) 945-3400 or 1-800-276-9773 for more information and assistance.

Wellstone Regional Hospital offers an addiction treatment program, “Stepping Stones to Recover,” for adults ages 18 and older. Nursing care is offered 24-hours a day for patient detoxification in a secure setting. Call 812-284-8000 for more information and assistance.

The Healing Place in-patient treatment facility.

Centerstone provides addiction services for persons of all ages. A 24-hour intake and crisis intervention line are available. Call the crisis line at 1-800-832-5442 or the access line at 1-800-344-8802 for additional information.

Indiana Center for Recovery (located in Bloomington) provides addiction treatment through detox, inpatient, and outpatient care with compassion and respect to those challenged with addiction. Call (844) 650-0064.

Bloomington Community Based Outpatient Mental Health Clinic provides confidential addiction treatment services for eligible veterans. Call (812) 336-5723 for intake or (812) 349-4406 for more information.

Parkview Behavioral Health provides assessment and outpatient counseling and treatment for people with substance abuse issues and their families. Call (260) 724-9669 for more information.

Headwaters Counseling offers outpatient addiction treatment for persons with a chemical dependency. Call (260) 744-4326 for more information.

Center for Behavioral Health addresses all substance abuse-related problems, but focus on treating opiate addiction. Call (260) 420-6010 for more information.

Prevention Works

Lock up Your Medications

Proper Medication Disposal

Safe Drug Disposal Locator-National Association of Boards of Pharmacy

Dispose unwanted or expired medication during the DEA’s Take-Back Events; usually held in the spring and fall.

Visit to find the date and location of the next event closest to you.

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Reduce School Year Stress
Strategies for Parents

Visit the Monthly Feature tile on your SupportLinc web portal or mobile app to learn strategies for reducing the stress that comes with your kids returning to school and the school year.

September is Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255) and Suicide and Crisis Lifeline (988) logos

Suicide is a frightening topic and difficult to discuss. Learn how to lean into those conversations and help those who are in crisis.