Reference for Friend : You Have to Stop It! If you suspect or know that your friend is abusing drugs, it is important that you take immediate action. You can act as a counselor for your friend. But if you fail, please use resources from AADK or call the relevant helpline for outside help. Download: ToolKit for a Friend Most people who use drugs and alcocol beleive that they have control over their consumtion. Read 5 Myths about Drug Abuse and Addiction and understand that they need help to get over the drug habit.