Information about substance abuse can be found on the website for the National Institute on Drug Abuse, drugabuse.gov. The site contains details about particular types of drugs, news about the latest research and contact information for those who are seeking help.
The National Institute for Drug Abuse is a government funded organization that engages in research, provides resources of information about drugs and directs those who need help to the proper channels. WebMD is another viable source of information. People in need of immediate help should call 1-800-662-4357, which is the help line for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.