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Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
75 Albert Street, Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
(613) 235-4048
Web site: http://www.ccsa.ca
This Canadian agency was established to “mobilize collaborative efforts to reduce alcohol- and other drug-related harms.”

National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 5213
Rockville, MD 20892-9561
Web site: http://www.nida.nih.gov
NIDA brings “the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.”

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1 Choke Cherry Road
Rockville, MD 20857
Web site: http://www.samhsa.gov
SAMHSA's mission is “building resilience and facilitating recovery for people with or at risk for mental or substance use disorders.”
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
2401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Alexandria, VA 22301
(202) 307-1000
Web site: http://www.usdoj.gov/dea
The DEA enforces controlled substance laws and regulations.


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