If you, or a friend, are struggling with alcohol or other drugs, we want you to know there are places you can go and people you can talk to. In the K-State community, there are education programs as well as support groups you can utilize to get the help you, or someone you know, may need.
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Alcohol and Other Drug Education Services
214 English/Counseling Services Building (2nd floor)
The Alcohol and Other Drug Education Service program is focused toward the K-State and Manhattan community. The major purpose of the program is to provide accurate and timely information on the physical effects and social issues related to alcohol and other drug use. Services available for students include educational presentations, consultation, basic assessment, intervention assistance, and referral services. See the e-Chug link below for self-assessment and receive a feedback profile.Hide Description
Room 809, K-State Student Union
No designated driver or in a threatening situation? Need a ride home from Aggieville? Need a ride home from another location? SafeRide will get you home within the Manhattan area safely Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 11:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. One person in the party must show current K-State ID in order to receive a ride for a party of up to 4 individuals. There are now two designated routes in areas near campus, which you can find on the SafeRide website below. Only available when school is in session!Hide Description
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help other to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; they are self-supporting through our own contributions. Check out the website for more information on meeting locations, times, and contact information. Their phone is answered 24 hours.Hide Description
Pawnee Mental Health Services
2001 Claflin Rd
If you're feeling stressed or distressed, having problems with alcohol or other drugs, depression, anxiety, family or marital difficulties, or a variety of other concerns, you could benefit from the help of a mental health professional. If you have trouble just getting through the day, or if an emotional problem or substance abuse is interfering with your job or relationships, you should seek help. If you feel you are in crisis right now, Pawnee therapists are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.Hide Description
Regional Prevention Center
431 Houston St.
The Regional Prevention Center provides leadership in achieving outcomes to reduce the risk for adolescent behaviors through enhancing protective factors in important areas of children's lives: community, family, peers and school. They do that through a number of different trainings, events, and other programs.Hide Description