External Links

Lifeways has collected some of the most helpful websites that are available on the internet, and we invite you to browse through them.

Please note that you will be leaving the official Lifeways website, and we have no control over the content or availability of the information found at these sites. We have simply provided them for your information and convenience.


State of Oregon Lifespan Respite

Respite care defined, Information on obtaining respite care or providing it, as well as local programs.


National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence

NCDSV offers consulting, training and advocacy on issues relating to domestic violence and sexual abuse.


The National Council on Problem Gambling

The National Council on Problem Gambling is the national advocate for programs and services to assist problem gamblers and their families. NCPG’s mission is to increase public awareness of pathological gambling, ensure the widespread availability of treatment for problem gamblers and their families, and to encourage research and programs for prevention and education.

ALSO: Oregon Problem Gambling and A GREAT SITE FOR YOUTH: Lane County Problem Gambling


National Institute on Drug Abuse

The mission of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is to lead the Nation bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous Official Web site (in English, Spanish, and French)


Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator

Substance Abuse & Mental Health … Substance Abuse Treatment Locator.. and other information.


Stop Impaired Driving

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



Twelve 12 Step alcohol drug treatment, inpatient outpatient drug rehab rehabilitation, addiction recovery books videos curriculum, prevention education, alcoholism drug addiction



StopAlcoholAbuse.Gov is a comprehensive portal of Federal resources for information on underage drinking and ideas for combating this issue.


Mothers Against Drunk Drivers

MADD is a 501(c)(3) non-profit grass roots organization with more than 600 chapters nationwide. MADD is not a crusade against alcohol consumption – MADD’s mission is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking


Oregon Supported Employment Center for Excellence

Visit this site to find success stories, recent news, forms and much more for supported employment in Oregon.


National Health Service Corps

Information coming soon…