Below is a clickable list of online support services, detox, treatment, other recovery centers, recovery support blogs and useful apps. We hope you find what you're looking for. If you have suggestions of other resources we should have listed here, please feel free to contact us and let us know.
Treatment & Recovery Supports
NCVRC's Community Resource Guide
Vermont Recovery Centers
Pathways Vermont transforms the lives of people experiencing mental health and other life challenges by supportingself directed roads to recovery and wellness in an atmosphere of dignity, respect, choice and hope.
Pathways Vermont Programs:
Prevention Works! Vermont
The mission of Prevention Works! Vermont is to build a unified statewide voice for substance abuse prevention. PW!VT members are a diverse group of community coalition leaders and members, prevention specialists, service providers and individuals with an interest in and a commitment to substance abuse prevention.
Currently, 23 community coalitions are working with thousands of Vermonters to build relationships that increase understanding of alcohol, tobacco and other drug issues and coordinate comprehensive community-wide solutions to substance use issues.
Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones
Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction by Maia Szalavitz
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction by Gabor Mate
Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs by Johann Hari
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy
High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society by Carl Hart
Childhood Disrupted: How Your Biography Becomes Your Biology and How you Can Heal by Donna Jackson Nakazawa
The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind, and Body, In the Healing of Trauma by Bessel Van Der Kolk, MD.
Recovery Rising: A Retrospective of Addiction Treatment and Recovery Advocacy by Bill White
Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America’s Greatest Tragedy by David Sheff
Online Recovery Meetings
A sober community that has online resources and meetings. Their philosophy is largely using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
A resource of multiple online AA and 12 step meetings.
Offering free daily online recovery meetings, including ones for family members and loved ones. Unity supports multiple pathways.
Free online 12 step meetings: NA, AA, Al-Anon.
A free online recovery tool that offers 130 weekly online meetings from multiple pathways.
Online Free Yoga, Exercise & Meditation Classes
The Phoenix, the free sober active community, is offering all their classes online – yoga, Crossfit, and meditation daily.
Hundreds of classes to pick from – based on duration, type, and area of concentration.
Vermont based non-profit yoga studio, Sangha, is offering online classes added daily.
Guided meditations and online classes on mindfulness and compassion with Tara Brach who founded the Insight Meditation Community.
Yoga classes, meditations, mindfulness techniques, lectures and stress relief videos from Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health.
Tommy has a holistic approach to recovery – incorporating yoga, meditation, music, food and hiking into recovery.
Articles, Research, and Reports
Online Videos and YouTube Pages
Addiction, Treatment, Recovery
Blogs, Apps, Podcasts, and Online Resources
TED Talks on addiction and/or recovery
Sober Podcasts by Sober Nation
Support Group Pages
Click to download brochures or visit their site
*North Central Vermont Recovery Center has no affiliation with 12-Step meetings. 12-Step meetings are their own entities that pay rent to hold meetings in NCVRC's space. Other nationally recognized groups, such as Refuge Recovery and SMART Recovery, have trained facilitators to lead those groups at NCVRC in accordance with the group's national standards.