Mental Health Resources
Riverside Outpatient Center, Wakefield
Hallmark Health Community Counseling Services, Melrose, Medford, Malden
Arbour Counseling, Woburn, Malden,
Psychological Care Associates, Stoneham
THE TOWN OF WAKEFIELD & WAKEFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS PROUDLY SPONSORS THE INTERFACE REFFERAL SERVICE FOR ALL WAKEFIELD RESIDENTS & STUDENTS
Call to consult with a mental health professional about resources and/or receive personalized matched referrals based on insurance, location, type of provider needed, and availability.
Call the INTERFACE Helpline 617-332-3666 X1411 or 1-888-244-6843 X1411
9:00 am-5:00 pm, Monday-Friday
Wakefield Student Support – http://www.wakefieldstudentsupport.com/
Substance Abuse Treatment
Riverside Outpatient Center, Wakefield
Substance Abuse State Hotline
Youth Substance Abuse Services Helpline:
Central Intake and Care Coordination
617-661-3991 or toll free at 866-705-2807
MA Substance Abuse Education and Information Helpline
Finding Help For Substance Abuse Disorders by Mystic Valley Public Health Coalition
Substance Abuse and Dual Diagnosis Interventionists
Mental Health Groups
Hallmark Health Melrose/Wakefield Hospital
Arbor Counseling Services, Woburn
North Shore Medical Center
Lawrence Memorial Hospital Behavioral Health Services, Medford
Community Counseling Services Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Medford
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Treatment
The following sites allow you to search by city, state and region for treatment programs.
Substance Abuse Treatment Locator
SAMHSA’s 24-Hour Toll-Free Treatment Referral Helpline
Mental Health Services Locator
Post-Treatment High School (Substance Abuse and Dual Diagnosis)
Northshore Recovery High School
Phone: 978-232-9755 ext.1253
112 Sohier Road Beverly, MA 01915
Wakefield Police Department
Anonymous tip line: 339-219-INFO (4636)
Wakefield Alliance Against Violence
Suicide Prevention Samaritans
Samaritans statewide toll free: 877-870-4673
24hr helplines: 617-247-0220
Local Support Groups
Al-Anon Family Groups of MA
Church basement at St. Athanasius Church, 300 Haverhill Street, Reading
Meetings every Wednesday night from 7:30 to 8:45 PM
Families Anonymous, Medford
Learn To Cope
GRASP support groups
Parents Helping Parents, Parents Anonymous, and Parental Stress Line
Health and Wellness
Mass in Motion, Melrose/Wakefield
Burbank YMCA, Reading
Melrose Family YMCA, Melrose
Boys and Girls Club of Stoneham, Wakefield
Wakefield Recreation Department, Wakefield
National and State Substance Abuse Resources/Education
http://www.mass.gov/dph/bsas -The Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS) oversees the substance abuse and gambling prevention and treatment services in the Commonwealth. Responsibilities include: funding and monitoring prevention and treatment services; providing access to treatment for the indigent and uninsured and tracking substance abuse trends in the state.
http://www.nih.gov/ -Official website of the National Institutes of Health (NIH); NIH is one of the world’s foremost medical research centers.
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/ -The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism is the nation’s lead agency for research on the health effects of alcohol.
http://www.cdc.gov/ -Website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
http://www.drugabuse.gov/ -Website for the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA); NIDA’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
http://www.casacolumbia.org/ –CASA Columbia is a science-based organization focused on developing effective evidence based solutions to address addiction and risky substance use.resource f
http://www.recoverymonth.gov/ –National Recovery Month is a national observance that educates Americans on the fact that addiction treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorder to live a healthy and rewarding life.