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Improving life for
 families affected by
  drugs and alcohol


Drug and alcohol use can threaten and ultimately destroy family relationships and wellbeing. We empower family members and carers, support frontline workers and influence decision-makers to stop this happening.

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Want to make a difference supporting kin care families in Peterborough? We're looking for energetic individuals experienced in working with children to support trips & activities on our kin care project. Paid & volunteer positions available. Find out more: bit.ly/2weK7Mc

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“I sometimes feel like I am fighting a losing battle but I just take each day at a time and try to stay positive.” – Peter

Read stories of men affected by a loved one’s drug or alcohol use in our Journeys booklet for men.

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Do you have a loved one who uses drugs/alcohol

and struggles with a mental health problem? Our monthly peer support & advocacy group for families supporting someone with a dual diagnosis next meets Fri 7 Sept, 11am-3pm in London. Email Rob for more info: r.stebbings@adfam.org.uk

@AdfamUK

Do you have a loved one who uses drugs/alcohol

and struggles with a mental health problem? Our monthly peer support & advocacy group for families supporting someone with a dual diagnosis next meets Fri 7 Sept, 11am-3pm in London. Email Rob for more info: r.stebbings@adfam.org.uk

@AdfamUK

“I feel robbed of my normal grandparent role.” – Maureen

Our Journeys booklet for grandparents is full of real stories, information and advice for anybody helping grandchildren affected by parental substance use.

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Do you want to keep up-to-date with all things to do with families, drugs and alcohol? Sign up for The Family Angle, our monthly policy and good practice newsletter: bit.ly/2ux08xh

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Have you been affected by a loved one's drug or alcohol use? Would you like to share your story?

The experiences and stories of families can contribute to a powerful voice for change. Join us in the fight for recognition and support for families: bit.ly/2JNjWBa