Drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time raises your blood alcohol to a dangerous level.
This can lead to coma or death. If someone is passed out and you cannot awaken him or her, call for help immediately. Do not leave them alone.
Take care of your friends.
Make an appointment at Psychological Services
at 650-949-7910 for evaluation and counseling by a licensed therapist.
Go to the web for information about drugs and alcohol:
Call these organizations for more information about alcohol and drug treatment for young adults and their families:
Alcohol and Drug Helpline: 650-573-3950
Learn about treatment options in San Mateo County.
Pathway Society: 408-244-1834
Offers individual, family and group counseling for those with chemical dependency problems.
Provides alcohol and drug information and referral services for Santa Clara County.
Find listings of AA meetings throughout Santa Clara County.
Al-Anon is a self-help group for family and friends of alcoholics. Alateen is a recovery program for young people.
Get information about a comprehensive chemical dependency treatment program in the Santa Cruz Mountains.