Where to Get Help

If you are in crisis, seek immediate help.
If you are in immediate danger, call 9-1-1.

Rhode Island's Help Line
Rhode Island's Help Line, 401-942-STOP (7867) connects people to treatment and recovery services 24 hours/day, 7 days/week, 365 days/year.

Prevent Overdose RI
Prevent Overdose RI

This website was born out of Governor Raimondo's executive order to create new task force and develop a publicly-visible dashboard website to address the current opioid overdose epidemic.


Center of Excellence at CODAC Behavioral Healthcare, Inc

If you or someone you know has a substance use issue, please consider the Center of Excellence (COE) at CODAC Behavioral Healthcare. As Rhode Island's first Center of Excellence in the treatment of opioid use disorders, CODAC certification includes all six of the agency's sites in Rhode Island.

Centers of Excellence provide comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and referral for patients needing specialized outpatient treatment for opioid use disorders. Walk-ins or appointments are welcome. The COE will provide medical, psychiatric, nursing, counseling, and social work care in a patient-centered manner that will address all of your treatment needs. Centers of Excellence have been created to help any Rhode Islander who suffers with a substance use disorder who need access and comprehensive treatment. CODAC will provide you with individualized care including a range of treatment options. For a list of CODAC locations, please click here.

Addiction Resource

Provides resources to help patients and their loved ones so that they may stay on the road to recovery and can successfully overcome addiction for life.

SAMHSA's National Helpline

1-800-662-HELP (4357) TTY: 1-800-487-4889
Also known as the Treatment Referral Routing Service, this Helpline provides 24-hour, free and confidential treatment referral and information about mental and/or substance use disorders, prevention, and recovery in English and Spanish.

Other Resources

The Samaritans of Rhode Island

(401) 272-4044 or (800) 365-4044
A suicide prevention resource for Rhode Islanders, The Samaritans will be the “agency of choice” for individuals, families and other community stakeholders who seek information relating to suicide prevention, grief support, education and resources.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-TALK; (800) 273-8255; TTY: 1-800-799-4889
24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call is routed to the nearest crisis center in the national network of more than 150 crisis centers.

Disaster Distress Helpline
1-800-985-5990 TTY: 1-800-846-8517
Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after any natural or human-caused disaster. Call this toll-free number to be connected to the nearest crisis center for information, support, and counseling.

Veteran's Crisis Line
Veterans Crisis Line TTY: 1-800-799-4889
Connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans' Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.