Self-Help & Recovery Support

Turning Point Center

Sobriety support groups & addiction self-help resources, including classes. Must want support during active recovery.
191 Bank Street
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 861-3150
www.turningpointcentervt.org

Alcoholics Anonymous

12-step recovery groups. Must have desire to quit drinking.
(802) 658-4221
www.aa.org/

Narcotics Anonymous

12-step recovery groups. Must have any type of drug related addiction.
(802) 862-4516
www.na.org/

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Connection

Weekly peer support groups run by/for MH consumers. Recovery support groups are open to anyone who wants support dealing with mental illness.
Burlington & Essex
1-800-639-6480
www.nami.org/

VT Quit Line

Quit smoking w/ free help from coaches. Coupons & discounts on nicotine patches. Must want help to quit smoking. VT dept. of health pays for this service to make it free for all Vermonters.
1-877-937-7848

Howard Center – Westview House

Psychosocial clubhouse for adults w/ psychiatric disabilities. Must have severe and persistent mental health illness. Must be a Howard Center client.
50 So. Willard St.
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 488-6023

VT Psychiatric Survivors

Info and resources for adults with mental health illness. Will work with any mentally ill person or anyone who is curious about mental illness.
1-800-564-2106

Suicide and Depression Awareness for Students

A guide book dedicated to helping those who are suffering or have suffered from depression, suicidal thoughts or suicide attempts. It is also designed for concerned friends and family members who might be worried that someone they love will experience death by suicide. Finally, it is meant for students, so that they might spot the warning signs of suicide in others – or in themselves – and find the proper resources.