Helpfull web sites on DUI, drunk driving and substance abuseHelpful DUI Legal Websites

Designated Drivers Association (DDA)
[ Richmond ]

"The Designated Drivers Association (DDA) has one goal: To protect our roads and highways from the needless tragedy of crashes caused by drug and alcohol impairment, preventing deaths, injuries, and the tremendous costs caused by: Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Driving Under the Influence (DUI)"

BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network [ www.bacchusgamma.org ]

"The BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network is an international association of college and university based peer education programs focusing on alcohol abuse prevention and other related student health and safety issues."

Leadership to Keep Children Alcohol Free [ www.alcoholfreechildren.org ]

"Leadership to Keep Children Alcohol Free, a unique coalition of Governors' spouses, Federal agencies, and public and private organizations, is an initiative to prevent the use of alcohol by children ages 9 to 15..."

National Center on Addiction & Substance Abuse (CASA) [ www.casacolumbia.org ]

"The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University is the only national organization, which brings together under one roof all the professional disciplines needed to study and combat abuse of all substances - alcohol, nicotine, illegal drugs, prescription drugs, performance enhancing drugs - in all sectors of society... "

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information [ www.health.org ]

"SAMHSA's National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI) is the Nation's one-stop resource for information about substance abuse prevention and addiction treatment..."

National Institute on Drug Abuse [ www.nida.nih.gov ]

"NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. NIDA was established in 1974, and in October 1992 it became part of the National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services..."

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration [ www.samhsa.gov ]

"SAMHSA is the Federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses..."

Office of National Drug Control Policy [ www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov ]

"The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), a component of the Executive Office of the President, was established by the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988. The principal purpose of ONDCP is to establish policies, priorities, and objectives for the Nation's drug control program..."

National Commission Against Drunk Driving [ www.ncadd.com ]

"The National Commission Against Drunk Driving is the successor to the Presidential Commission on Drunk Driving appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1982..."

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
[ http://www.nhtsa.gov/Impaired ]

"The Impaired Driving Division at National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) seeks to develop partnerships to cooperatively save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce traffic-related healthcare and economic costs resulting from impaired driving (alcohol and other drugs)... "

Advocates for Highway and Traffic Safety [ www.saferoads.org ]

"Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety is an alliance of consumer, health and safety groups and insurance companies and agents working together to make America's roads safer..."

Addiction Recovery Guide [ www.addictionrecoveryguide.org ]

"The Addiction Recovery Guide assists individuals struggling with drug addiction and alcoholism find help that best suits their needs..."

Alcoholism Treatment [ www.hopebythesea.com ]

"A center for drug and alcohol rehabilitation and treatments..."

"Offers substance abuse treatment programs for recovery from alcohol dependence, cocaine and other drug addictions"

Alcohol Screening [ www.alcoholscreening.org ]

"AlcoholScreening.org is a free service of Join Together, a project of the Boston University School of Public Health. AlcoholScreening.org helps individuals assess their own alcohol consumption patterns to determine if their drinking is likely to be harming their health or increasing their risk for future harm..."

The Century Council [ www.centurycouncil.org ]

"The Century Council, launched in May 1991 and funded by America's leading distillers, promotes responsible decision-making regarding beverage alcohol and fights alcohol abuse, focusing on drunk driving and underage drinking problems. The Council's funding companies have invested more than $130 million in the last ten years in programs that fight against the misuse of their products..."

The National Hardcore Drunk Driver Project [ www.dwidata.org ]

"The Goal: To protect the public by reducing the recidivism of hardcore drunk drivers..."

What's Driving You? [ www.whatsdrivingyou.org ]

"What's Driving You? is an education and prevention initiative based on the curriculum developed and used for almost 3 decades by Intervention Instruction, Inc. I.I.I uses this material to educate DUI first offenders in the Chicago, IL, metro area. This program proudly claims an extremely effective statistic - a recidivism (repeat offenders) rate of less than five percent..."

National Motorists Association
[ www.motorists.org/issues/dwi/nma_dwi_position.html ]

"Founded in 1982, the National Motorists Association advocates, represents, and protects the interests of North American motorists..."

Responsibility In DUI Laws [ www.ridl.us ]

"R.I.D.L. is a group of concerned citizens who recognize that the current trend in DUI laws is aimed at criminalizing and punishing Responsible Drinkers and is having little if any affect towards curbing drunk driving..."

The Center for Consumer Freedom
[ http://www.consumerfreedom.com/ ]

"The Center for Consumer Freedom is a nonprofit coalition supported by restaurants, food companies, and consumers working together to promote personal responsibility and protect consumer choices..."

DUI Auto Insurance.com [ www.DUIAutoInsurance.com ]

"It is a must for anyone charged with any drunk driving offense to get professional advice regarding their car insurance situation, just as they need help with their legal situation."

DUI Arrest [ DUIProcess.com ]

" DUI arrest help to clear records"

Research Lawyers [ ResearchLawyers.info ]

"Research criminal defense lawyers"

Herbert House [ herberthouse.com ]

"West Los Angeles Sober Living Home Alcohol Drug Recovery Program"

LegalRanks.com [ LegalRanks.com ]

"Legal Directory - Legal Resources & Information"

Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center [ AlcoholismTreatment.info ]

"The Discovery Program is a Los Angeles based treatment center for drug addiction and alcohol abuse."

Sober Living By The Sea [ SoberLiving.com ]

"Sober Living by the Sea operates alcoholism, drug rehab and chemical dependency residential treatment facilities in coastal Newport Beach California and in the Southern California foothills area."

The Victorian of Newport Beach [ EatingDisorderTreatment.com ]

"Eating disorders, anorexia and bulimia treatment programs for women at the Victorian of Newport Beach, California, a 7-bed residential treatment facility."

Visions Adolescent Treatment Center [ VisionsTeen.com ]

"Adolescent drug addiction, alcoholism and dual-diagnosis treatment center, located in Malibu, California. 12 Step-based Program with emphasis on Family Therapy."

Drug Court Alternatives Program [ DrugCourtAlternatives.com ]

"The Drug Court Alternatives Program in Orange County California provides legal defense solutions for individuals with addiction-related problems who are interested in alternative sentencing programs and work release."

Drug Rehab Ranch [ DrugRehabRanch.com ]

"The Ranch, located in the Southern California foothills, offers a 30 day drug and alcoholism treatment program for males, utilizing the12-Step addiction recovery method."

California Bail Bonds, Jail Release, Surety Bonds [ PennyBailBonds.com ]

"Penny Bail Bonds provides discrete and confidential bail service throughout California. Payment plans available. Union members, private attorney referral discounts offered."