Substance Use Disorder

For those that suffer with substance use, there are resources to navigate and overcome the challenges. Here is a non-exhaustive list of resources.


Compass Mark is a non-profit organization aimed to prevent addiction through education, skill-building, and community mobilization. Their vision is to guide and empower all people toward a healthier and fulfilling lifestyle from addiction. They offer help through prevention programs that are catered to every age and setting.


The Pennsylvania Survey, or PAYS, is a survey focused on students from grades 6-12, to learn about their behavior, attitudes, and knowledge concerning alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs and violence. PAYS is sponsored and conducted every two years by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency.