Addiction is a family disease. When those we love abuse alcohol or drugs, their resulting behaviors inevitably affect the family dynamic in a negative, often devastating way. Chaos, alienation, confusion, and desperation typically exist in families when the disease is misunderstood or untreated. The good news is there is always hope. Steps to Recovery assists in educating concerned family members regarding the nuances of the disease of addiction. The staff offers many years of personal experience and professional guidance to families trying to obtain information and help for their loved ones. We are quite thorough in helping families navigate the daunting process of securing the best possible help.
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Steps to Recovery aims to ease the burden addiction inflicts on families. We can help you help your loved one. Call us today: 1-(888)-755-7227
Ever sensitive to the needs of the family, Steps to Recovery offers the following:
- Education and information about substance abuse and addiction.
- Information regarding how and when to intervene when a loved one is using or abusing drugs or alcohol.
- Assistance in finding detoxification and treatment services best suited to the individual.
- Help with obtaining support for the suffering family.
- Personal liaison services between the family and treatment facilities.
NarAnon Website 12 Step Fellowship for Families of Addicts
The Nar-Anon Family Groups are a worldwide fellowship for those affected by someone else’s addiction. As a Twelve-Step Program, we offer our help by sharing our experience, strength, and hope. The only requirement for membership is that there be a problem of addiction in a relative or friend.
AlAnon-Website 12 Step Fellowship for Families of Alcoholics
For over 55 years, Al-Anon (which includes Alateen for younger members) has been offering strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. It is estimated that each alcoholic affects the lives of at least four other people… alcoholism is truly a family disease. No matter what relationship you have with an alcoholic, whether they are still drinking or not, all who have been affected by someone else’s drinking can find solutions that lead to serenity in the Al-Anon/Alateen fellowship.
National Institute of Drug Abuse
NIDA’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
Every addict in the world has the chance to experience our message in his or her own language and culture and find the opportunity for a new way of life.
Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for AA membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. AA is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.
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