Facts on Addiction & Opioids
Opioids (also sometimes called narcotics) are powerful substances, both legally prescribed and illegally obtained. Misuse of opioids can be lethal. Learn about opioids, addiction, and signs of substance use.
Arlington Addiction Recovery Initiative
Learn more about what Arlington County is doing to combat the opioid epidemic.
Overdose Reversal & Naloxone
Learn more about how to use Naloxone (Narcan) and where to find it
Marijuana and the Developing Brain
Despite the fact that marijuana is legalized in many states, marijuana still poses many health risks to adolescents.
For Family Members/ Concerned Person
More information for Family Members and Concerned Persons.
How to Talk to Kids about Substance Use
It’s never too early or too late to talk about substance use. According to SAMHSA children as young as 9 years old begin viewing alcohol in a more positive way.
Recent AARI Events
See a gallery with photos of what AARI has been up to recently!
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