Note: If you are looking for “Codependents Anonymous” in Portland, which is often abbreviated CoDA, that is a different group outside of our agency. The group’s Portland metro area Infoline is 503-285-8891. The organization web address is www.coda.org
Washington County Crisis Line: 503.291.9111
Multnomah County Crisis Line: 503.988.4888
Clackamas County Crisis Line: 503.655.8585
CODA does not operate 24-hour help lines. If you need immediate, confidential help, the Oregon Partnership Lines for Life operates 24-hour telephone lines:
Substance Abuse Helpline 800.923.4357
Suicide Lifeline 800.273.TALK (8255)
Military Helpline 888.457.4838
Youthline for Teens 877.968.8491
The Oregon Partnership Resources page is also very useful.
For resources on HIV/AIDS, see the Oregon Health Authority site on the subject. The site also offers a free service that can notify participants by email when it is time to go to a medical appointment, take medications, and so on.
The healthcare industry in Oregon is covered in The Lund Report, a locally owned and operated news website.
The website for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has a wide-range of resources on mental health and substance use prevention, treatment and education, including:
“Drugs, Brains, and Behavior – The Science of Addiction,” from The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA).
If you are a provider, member of a recovery group, coordinator of a health fair or other organization that would like informational materials about CODA, please let us know. We are happy to provide brochures, handouts, cards and posters to meet your needs. Please call 503.239.8400 and ask for our Communications Manager.