Alcohol Use and Older Adults
Frequently Asked Questions
24. How do I find help for a drinking problem?To find help in your area, ask your doctor, local health department, or a local social service agency. You may also contact the following resources.
- The federal government's Treatment Facility Locator -- call 1-800-662-4357 or visit www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov
- Alcoholics Anonymous -- see your local phone book, call 1-212-870-3400, or visit www.aa.org to find a group in your area
- Eldercare Locator -- call 1-800-677-1116 or visit www.eldercare.gov