This page includes Northeastern, local and national resources that may be helpful for those in recovery or for those who would like support around their substance use. We have highlighted virtual services that are currently being offered. For a full list of all recovery resources, please go to our resources page. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us by emailing [email protected] or calling 617-373-4459

Northeastern University Resources

OPEN offers check-ins for students looking to get more information on their alcohol, marijuana or other drug use. OPEN staff members can meet with you over the phone or virtually and help connect you to resources. Email [email protected] or call 617-373-4459.


UHCS is currently offering telephone consultations for mental and physical health care. Call 617.373.2772 to speak with a UHCS staff member.

Students can receive immediate mental health support 24/7 by accessing Find@Northeastern. Call 1.877.233.9477 (U.S.) to access services or to speak with a clinician.

Local and National Resources

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

    • Call SAMHSA’s National Helpline Toll-Free: 1-800-662-HELP for 24/7/365 treatment referral information service in English and Español.
    • See SAMHSA’s list of virtual recovery resources

Boston Medical Center (BMC)

The Phoenix

  • The Phoenix is Boston based and their mission is “to build sober active community that fuels resilience and harnesses the transformational power of connection so that together we rise, recover and live.”
  • They are currently offering virtual and live-streamed classes