Substance Use




For Friends and Family: Resources for Help and Support

  • Depaul - Total Approach Family Program
  • Strong Recovery - Addiction Services
  • Naranon (for those effected by someone else’s narcotic addiction)
  • Partnership Helpline: Call 1-855-DRUGFREE (1-855-378-4373). Mon-Fri 9-5. Parent support specialists help parents whose children are abusing drugs or alcohol take the next steps to provide support to their loved one
  • SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) - Find help and treatment


MCC has been officially tobacco, vape and smoke free since 2014. Numerous studies have shown how harmful tobacco is to your health, and e-cigarettes have health risks as well.

That being said, it can be hard to quit because nicotine is so highly addictive. Those who have created a quit plan and have obtained assistance from their healthcare provider are much more likely to succeed. Check out the links below for more information.