Resources & Education

Resources & Education

Education, information, and help

Parent & Family

Adult & Teen Challenge USA

Adult & Teen Challenge USA works on a Christ-centered model of drug and alcohol recovery. This means that we are concerned with the body, mind, and spirit of those who come to our addiction recovery centers. We endeavor to help people become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive.

Visit website for more information and to connect locally:

Divorce Care

DivorceCare’s life-changing support groups welcome people and guide them on the path of recovery after separation or divorce. Over 1 million people have found comfort and hope through this 13-week, video-based series.

Visit website to connect with a local chapter

Triumph Academy



GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Visit website to find local group

Grief Support at Community Hospice

Includes Youth Support and Mourning Opioid Overdose Deaths (MOOD). Visit website for more information:

Substance Use & Addiction

Celebrate Recovery

A Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind. Visit website to find local chapter

Opioids Guide

This on-line guide contains information on opioids including definitions, signs/symptoms and more. Please visit for all of the details.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of people who come together to solve their drinking problem. It doesn’t cost anything to attend A.A. meetings. There are no age or education requirements to participate. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem. A.A.’s primary purpose is to help alcoholics achieve sobriety.

Visit website to find local chapter


Al-Anon members are people who are worried about someone with a drinking problem. Visit website to find local chapter

Narcotics Anonymous

NA’s vision is that every addict in the world has the chance to experience our message in his or her own language and culture and find the opportunity for a new way of life. Visit website for more information

Helpful Books

Hunger for Healing, J. Keith Miller

Boundaries, Drs. Cloud and Townsend

Captivating, John and Staci Eldridge

Wild at Heart, John and Staci Eldridge

Helpful Websites

Stanislaus County Opioid Safety Coalition

Modesto Police Department Wake-Up Program

Teen Challenge USA

Into Light Project

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Learn more and get involved!

The Zack Meservey Foundation scholarship program is open to residents of Stanislaus County, California who are striving to leave behind the bondage of substance abuse and addiction to walk in the fullness of the life they were created to have.

Contribute to Our Cause

There are many ways to help. All are appreciated.