Addiction Recovery Resources


Milton Police and Fire Departments

Referral and Helpline Services

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment Locator

The Massachusetts Substance Abuse Helpline


Mass. Suicide Hotlines


South Shore Mental Health Crisis Line


For Social Service and Mental Health Information and Referrals

Substance Use Recovery Support

Catalyst Clinic at Boston Medical Center

Provides mental health care, substance use specialty treatment, access to primary care, and social service supports to adolescents and young adults.
Schedule an appointment: 617-414-6655

South Shore Peer Recovery Initiative

Located in Scituate, is a volunteer-run center that organizes people in recovery from all addictions, their family members, friends and allies. The offer peer recovery support groups, family member support groups, and assistance with jobs, housing and social activities.

Adolescent Recovery Management Service at Mass General Hospital


Adolescent Substance Abuse Program at Children's Hospital


The Journey Recovery Project

For pregnant and parenting women with substance use disorders (interactive web based program)

Town of Milton Resources

The Milton Board of Health

  • 617-898-4886
    • Referral services available in and around the community.
    • Free Biohazard Sharps containers to Police Department, Fire Department, and Schools for the safe disposal of discarded needles.
    • Residents may bring used needles for disposal in a required Sharps container to the Board of Health. Small containers $4; Large containers $8. Cash or checks accepted.

For more information contact:
Caroline A. Kinsella, B.S.N., R.N. Health Director
Milton Board of Health
Town Hall

The Milton Police Department

617-698-3800 (Non-emergency number)

  • Anonymous 24/7 self-service Medication Return Kiosk located in front lobby of the Milton Police Station.

Substance Abuse Resources

If you or someone you care about is experiencing substance abuse issues, here are some resources.

Youth Central Intake and Care Coordination (YCICC)

  • Toll free: 866-705-2807
  • Or 617- 661-3991
  • TTY: 617- 661-9051
  • Free and confidential help finding the right youth residential substance use treatment program or other services addressing youth substance use.

Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery (MOAR)

  • 617-423-6627
  • MOAR’s mission is to organize recovering individuals, families and friends into a collective voice to educate the public about the value of recovery from alcohol and other addictions.

Narcotics Anonymous - New England

Gavin Foundation Center for Recovery Services

The Addiction Recovery Management Service (ARMS)

  • 617-643-4699
  • ARMS provides rapid access to information for outreach and care management. Youth ages 14-26 and their families can be provided these services to assist in recovery from substance-related problems.

CASTLE (Clean and Sober Teens Living Empowered)

  • 508-638-6000
  • A short-term treatment center committed to the prevention, treatment, and abstinence of drug and alcohol use in adolescents.

Alcoholics Anonymous

  • 617-426-9444
  • 12 Step Programs for Individuals with a Substance Use Disorder The website lists meeting places and times listed by city/town

Highlanders Alcoholics Anonymous

  • 617-696-4600
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Milton, MA 02186
  • the group Meets every Friday, at 7 p.m.

Boston Bulldogs

Free and Low Cost Mobile Apps for Managing Addiction

Recovery Apps provide convenient and practical tools to help you in the recovery process. They can help you track sober time, manage triggers and emotions, find and share meetings, contact your sponsor discretely, receive daily inspirations and more. The Addiction Recovery Guide website offers a listing of mobile apps.:

Another recommended app is the SoberGrid AppSober Grid is a free mobile app that connects you with other sober people. You are instantly connected to a global sober community in your neighborhood and around the globe. You can build strong sober support networks and inspire others.