Resources

Marin Al-Anon and Al-Ateen
Al-Anon’s primary purpose is to help families and friends of alcoholics. Marin County Chapter website includes purpose, resources, meetings and more.

San Francisco and Marin AA
Alcoholics Anonymous website offers information and meetings for individuals who have a desire to stop drinking.

Above the Influence
This is a website for teens with the stated goal  “to help teens stand up to negative pressures, or influences. The more aware you are of the influences around you, the better prepared you will be to face them, including the pressure to use drugs and alcohol.”

Be The Influence
Together with the Twin Cities Coalition for Healthy Youth, the Redwood PTSA seeks to improve the health, safety and well-being of our community by reducing teen alcohol, marijuana and other drug use.

CADCA
CADCA is the premier membership organization representing those working to make their communities safe, healthy and drug-free.

The Coalition Connection
The online resource for the the work of Twin Cities Coalition for Healthy Youth.

Dr. Laura Kastner
DR. LAURA KASTNER is a clinical psychologist who has conducted research, maintained a clinical practice and presented numerous workshops for parents.

Family Works
Family Works is a local nonprofit dedicated to helping people of all ages meet life challenges by providing positive social-emotional support and psychotherapy. Family Works provides free and/or sliding scale direct mental health services to over 2,000 people of all income levels in 11 counties throughout the Bay Area.

Huckleberry Youth
Huckleberry’s mission is to educate, inspire, and support under served youth to develop healthy life choices, to maximize their potential, and to realize their dreams.

Impact Teen Drivers
Impact Teen Drivers was organized for the purpose of providing awareness and education to teenagers, their parents, and community members about all facets of responsible driving, with the goal of reducing the number of injuries and deaths suffered by teens as a result of distracted driving and poor decision making.

Miles to Go Drug Education
A resource for parents, teachers, and students with continually updated Drug Facts.

NIAAA (Guide on Talking to your Kids about Alcohol)

National Alliance of Mental Illness in Marin
NAMI Marin is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families living with mental illness, through advocacy, education and support.

National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIDA for Teens is organized to offer students a range of educational experiences as they learn facts about drugs and neuroscience, and to support educators and parents as they facilitate student learning.

Rx Safe Marin
RxSafe Marin is a coalition of community members & experts collaborating
to tackle the local prescription drug misuse and abuse epidemic.

SAMHSA
SAMHSA’s underage drinking prevention campaign helps parents and caregivers start talking to their children early about the dangers of alcohol.

TUHSD Wellness Center*
In order to improve the health, wellbeing, and educational outcomes of all students, the mission of the Tamalpais Union High School District Wellness Center is to enhance the delivery of comprehensive and coordinated health, mental health, substance abuse, reproductive health and other support services within the school environment.

Youth Leadership Institute
“The Youth Leadership Institute builds communities where young people and their adult allies come together to create positive social change.”

Marin County Suicide Prevention and Crisis Hotline (24/7):  415-499-1100

Substance Use Access and Assessment or Information (24/7):  415-755-2345

*Learn about the Wellness Center program being brought to our community by the TUHSD by watching this 6 minute video: