Confidential, person to person help

You are not alone. Making a decision to get help or to help someone is a big step. New Hampshire provides confidential resources and support for individuals seeking treatment and recovery services.

Whether you need help for yourself, a friend or a family member, or you need support in dealing with a loved one who is addicted you can contact:

If you or someone you know is experiencing an addiction-related crisis, dial 2-1-1

New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Drug and Alcohol Services

For a substance use disorder counselor

  • Phone: 603-271-6109 (Daytime only)
  • Toll free: 800-804-0909, press 1 (Daytime only)
  • About: Provides confidential treatment and information resources for yourself or someone you know.

Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Locator Site

  • This website directory will help you, a friend, a family member, or a healthcare provider to locate available services for alcohol and other drug treatment.

For a partial list of New Hampshire Alcohol and Drug Prevention and Treatment Services

New Hampshire Smoker’s Helpline

  • Toll free: 800-TRY-TO-STOP (800-879-8678)
  • About: Offers free and confidential counseling

211 New Hampshire

  • Phone: 211
  • Toll Free: 1-866-444-4211
  • TTY: 603-634-3388
  • Web Site:
  • About: Connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community


For further info: Signs of misuse

For further info: Does my friend have a problem?