April is Alcohol Awareness Month
Alcohol Awareness Month serves to increase awareness and understanding of the causes and treatment of alcohol abuse and to destigmatize the disease of addiction. To learn more, please visit any of the resources below. In observance of this month and our promise to be there when it matters, Drizly has donated to To Write Love On Her Arms, a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. You can learn more at twloha.com.
Learn more | National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and AlcoholismThe mission of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) is to generate and disseminate fundamental knowledge about the effects of alcohol on health and well-being, and apply that knowledge to improve diagnosis, prevention and treatment of alcohol-related problems.VISIT NIAAA
Helping a loved one | Alcohol.orgAlcohol.org (a subsidiary of American Addiction Centers) is a comprehensive resource for research based information on the nature of alcohol abuse and addiction. They offer helpful resources on how to help an alcoholic by identifying the risk factors, how alcoholism is diagnosed, and what effective treatment looks like.Visit Alcohol.org
Prevention resources | Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services AdministrationPrevention and early intervention strategies can reduce the impact of substance use and mental disorders. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) prevention and early intervention efforts promote evidence-based decision-making. They offer a variety of substance use disorder prevention tools and resources.VISIT SAMHSA