Provides programs and a system of prevention and intervention services that prevent the onset of illegal alcohol, tobacco and drug use and treatment services that promote recovery from addiction to all substances


Berks Treatment Access and Service Center

610-375-4426​​

Above the Influence - Site created for the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign, a program of the office of National Drug Control Policy.

The Cool Spot - A site mainly for pre-teens and early teens on alcohol peer pressure and the facts.

Control Tonight - An interactive site answering the questions: What happens if your friend drinks too much alcohol?  What could go wrong?

The Dangers of Drug Driving - An Interactive site showing the effects on the brain while using certain drugs and how that effects driving skills.

Drugs + HIV - Learn the link between drug abuse and the spread of HIV infection in the United States.

Drugs + Your Body - A Website showing you what using drugs does to the brain, skin, mouth and more.

Drugs: Shatter the Myths (PDF Download)

Drugs, Brains and Behavior: The Science of Addiction (PDF Download)

Marijuana Facts for Teens (PDF Download)

Meth Project - A large-scale prevention program aimed at reducing capital meth use through public service messaging, public policy and community outreach.

Natural High - A Substance abuse prevention organization that inspires young people to say yes to their passions and no to drugs and alcohol.

NIDA For Teens - Teen site sponsored by the National Institute on Drug Abuse that examines the science behind drug abuse.

PeerX - Online educational initiative that provides science-based information about teen prescription drug abuse prevention.

The Truth - Find out whats really in a cigarette!

 


Alateen is a fellowship of young Al-Anon Members, usually teenagers, whose lives have been effected by someone else's drinking.


Berks Division:

​610-373-5237

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Offers free, confidential, non-judgmental, skilled listening services when individuals need someone to listen, help in working through problems, or assistance in finding referrals in our community.



​610-374-TALK (8255)

Provides care and special treatment for adolescents and teens who are suffering from a drug or alcohol addiction.  Their professional treatment will address the patients particular physical, mental, emotional and spiritual development level.


To connect with a Caron professional

800-854-6023​​