Addiction & Overdose


Information for

Rhode Island Data





Addiction is a disease. Recovery is possible.

We're here to help.

If you are struggling with alcohol or drug use, help is waiting across Rhode Island.

All you have to do is reach out.

There are many treatment and recovery options to help you with a plan that will work for you.

Call 988 to learn more and connect with a BH Link trained crisis counselor. For walk-in behavioral health services, the BH Link Walk-In/Drop Off Triage Center is open 24/7 to connect people to immediate, stabilizing emergency behavioral health services and long-term care and recovery supports. BH Link is located at 975 Waterman Ave., East Providence, RI.

People with moderate to severe opioid use disorder (OUD) can access telehealth service for initiation of buprenorphine treatment 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call Rhode Island’s Buprenorphine Hotline 401-606-5456.