A rich resource for all things addiction related. Reach Out Recovery, is a healthy living website, with addiction and behavior database and friends and family sections on how to cope with addiction and promote healthy families, ROR reaches an underserved audience of 120 million adults and children whose lives have been impacted by addiction.
reachoutrecovery.com is the first nonprofit website to bring together daily news relevant to recovery issues, resources for parents and teens, and information about community and treatment resources. The website includes original bloggers, contests, an ask the expert column, and daily jokes of the day, as well as Google map assisted 12-step meeting locator.
Their Addiction A-Z section contains detailed information every drug and provides daily information about addiction and healthy living. The Family Disease pages on their site explore the impacts on each family member and includes parenting tips. This is a comprehensive site about that provides practical learning and advice.
Addiction is defined as a chronic, relapsing brain disease that is characterized by compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences.