Substance Use Disorder Resources

These numbers and websites may be useful for anyone seeking assistance or treatment for substance use disorders.  This information is courtesy of the Kentucky Poison Control Center.  Please consult www.kypoisoncontrol.com for more information.

 

Kentucky OAR Hotline (Opioid Assistance and Resource)   1-800-854-6813

The Kentucky Opioid Assistance and Resource Hotline, a part of the Kentucky Poison Control Center supported by state and federal funds, is available 24 hours a day / 7 days.  Healthcare providers and first responders, patients and concerned residents in KY can speak directly with a trained medical professionals at the Kentucky Poison Control Center to learn about safe drug disposal, naloxone, withdrawal and medications for treatment of opioid use disorder, as well as how to manage potential fentanyl exposures.  http://kypoisoncontrol.com/opioid

 

 Operation Unite     1-888-908-6483

Operation UNITE provides a toll-free Treatment Referral Line for anyone seeking assistance with a substance use disorder. This line is available during normal business hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Individuals seeking treatment for themselves or others – as well as family members who have questions or are in need of support – can call the referral line to learn about available treatment programs in the region and the appropriate steps they must take in order to enter a program that will meet their needs. All calls are kept confidential.

 

Findhelpnowky.org

Enables patients and family members to find information about available substance use disorder treatment options in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline   1-800-273-8255

Provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources, and best practices for professionals.