In this study, we want to learn about your opinions, experiences, and behaviors surrounding alcohol, tobacco, cannabis, and other substances as well as other experiences you have had with members of your community.   This information will be used to inform prevention efforts in North Carolina.

Helpful Resources

Below are resources that can be contacted anonymously for topics discussed in the survey:

Crisis Text Line  

Provides 24/7 support in a crisis by text. Live, trained Crisis Counselors can help with any crisis from gun violence to coronavirus, anxiety, eating disorders, depression, and/or suicide. 
or Text START to 741-741 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 

Provides 24/7 support by phone. A national network of crises centers that provide support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.

 988 or 800-273-TALK (8255)

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

Counselors can talk through child abuse situations if you have questions or need additional support by text, phone, or chat. Not for immediate danger.

Call or Text: 800-4-A-CHILD


Provides 24/7 support by phone or and 10am to 10pm by text to talk through crisis resolutions or provide suicide intervention confidentially, including referrals to appropriate community resources.

Call or Text

919-231-4525 or 1-877-235-4525

Alcohol/Drug Council of North Carolina

Provides 24/7 support by phone or text. Includes resource center and provides referrals to appropriate community resources including perinatal substance misuse support.


The Trevor Project

Provides 24/7 text, call, or online chat support in times of loneliness, crisis, thoughts of suicide for LGBTQ young people. Includes resources center and provides social network to connect with peers.

Trevor Lifeline- 1-866-488-7386  
or Text START to 678678


Funding for this survey was provided by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services with funding from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services.