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Support
Connect with support groups
Al-Anon Family Groups
Do you feel there is no one who understands your problems? Al-Anon members are people, just like you, who are worried about someone with a drinking
problem.
Alateen
Alateen, for younger family members and friends, is a part of Al-Anon Family Groups. Materials included provide helpful information on starting an Alateen group, serving a group, and meeting ideas for Alateens.
Be a Part of The Conversation
Addressing substance use, misuse and addiction and its impact on individuals and their families by building a culture of awareness and support.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Bereaved Parents
Support, understanding, compassion and hope to bereaved parents, grandparents or siblings struggling to rebuild their lives after the death of their children, grandchildren or siblings.

GRIEF SUPPORT

Bereaved Parents
Support, understanding, compassion and hope to bereaved parents, grandparents or siblings struggling to rebuild their lives after the death of their children, grandchildren or siblings.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Camp Erin (a part of the Eluna network)
Camp Erin is the largest national bereavement program for youth grieving the death of a significant person in their lives.
DAILY MESSAGES
Caron Daily Inspiration
Inspirational Text Messages – Start every day with a word of encouragement.
Caron Family Support
Our mission is to help ourselves and in turn help others whose loved ones are struggling with addiction. The purpose of these groups is to provide family members a confidential, safe place to find support, education, encouragement and hope on their own path to Recovery for Life.
Changing Lives Foundation
Guidance with clear, concise information—on substance abuse, drug addiction and alcoholism. Perhaps more importantly, we focus on how families recover from these problems.
Co-dependents Anonymous
A fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Compassionate Friends
Providing friendship and understanding to those who have lost a child.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Deep Grief Great Love Gallery of Healing
Where there is Deep grief there will always be great love.” Facebook, open support group.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Eluna
The mission of Eluna is to support children and families impacted by grief or addiction. Our innovative resources and programs address the critical needs of children experiencing powerful, overwhelming and often confusing emotions associated with the death of someone close to them or substance abuse in their family. No child should have to face these struggles alone, and our unique programs bring kids together to ease their pain and provide the tools to help restore hope.
Families Against Narcotics
A community based program for those seeking recovery, those in recovery, family members affected by addiction and community supporters.
Families Anonymous
A 12 Step Fellowship for family and friends of those individuals with Drug, Alcohol or Behavioral issues.
Families United for Recovery logo
Families United for Recovery
Weekly Online Coaching and Support Meetings. Free and open to the public. Tuesday nights at 6:30 PM, PST
If you love someone who suffers from substance use disorder or dual diagnosis and want to know how you can be their best chance for choosing recovery, come and join us!
Full Circle
Our focus is on family recovery and healing the relationships that get shattered when drug abuse or addictive behaviors enter a home.
GRIEF SUPPORT
GRASP
Grief Recovery After A Substance Passing – Offers understanding, compassion, and support for those who have lost someone they love through addiction and overdose.
GRIEF SUPPORT
GriefShare
Help facing the challenges and move toward rebuilding a life after losing a loved one.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Haven of Northern Virginia
Emotional support to the bereaved, the dying and to their families and friends, including a suicide loss support group.
Hazelden Betty Ford ‘The Daily Pledge’ Caring Families Groups
Support meetings for family members in our communities. All are free, and everyone is welcome.
Help for Parents of Addicted Adult Children
Victoria Stith is a counselor and coach who specializes in helping parents of addicted adults find peace and serenity, while being the helpful and loving parents they want to be.
FEATURED
Loving Your Child Through Their Addiction.
A supportive place for Parents of Addicted Children (and those in the parenting role). Care for your own recovery and love your child through their addiction. Drugs don’t win here. Love does!
Magnolia New Beginnings
Providing access to online support groups for anyone struggling with a loved one’s addiction.
GRIEF SUPPORT
MISS Foundation
Welcome to the MISS Foundation’s online support site. If you are a family member experiencing the death of a child, we extend our deepest empathy. There simply are not words to express the depth of the sorrow. We are here to share the pain and we want you to know that we will walk with you.
 
Support Group for Suicide and Substance Use Deaths. Log in required.

FEATURED

Moms Turning It Around
Wednesdays 4:00 PM Pacific Time
Support Group for Moms (by Hearts at Work Family Recovery).
Together we empower love and inspire recovery.
Nar-Anon Family Groups
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.
Newtown Parent Connection
We know how critically important prevention, early intervention and ongoing support for your child, loved ones, and their families can be. At Newtown Parent Connection we work with individuals and families to build resiliency and strengthen the connection amongst family members and loved ones.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Not In Vain
For grieving mamas only — those that have lost a child to the drug epidemic in some way. We are here to support first, and when a member feels strong enough, to fight this beast so others don’t have to endure our pain.
FEATURED
Parents of Addicted Adult Children Support Group
A Facebook group for parents who have adult children with substance abuse or addiction problems to connect with others who truly understand what you are going through.
Hosted by Victoria Stith, licensed counselor and a Certified Parent Wellness Coach.
Parents of Addicted Loved Ones (PAL)
Providing hope and support through addiction education for parents dealing with an addicted loved one.
Parents Helping Parents
Providing education, resources, shared experiences and support to parents whose children, no matter the age, are struggling with substance use disorder.
Now offering a Virtual Support Group – 7:00 PM CST every Monday. Open to anyone needing support. Scroll for live link at top of page each week.
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids
Get Help & Support. Breathe. You’re not alone. Many other parents and families have gone through, and are going through, what you’re facing now. We’re here to help.
FEATURED DAILY MESSAGES
Readings for Moms Of Addicts (App) by Sandra Swenson [Hazelden]
This app contains 146 new readings that are different from, yet complementary to, the readings in the book Tending Dandelions published by Hazelden Publishing. This convenient and searchable app format provides the perfect tool for use in support groups – such as Al-Anon, Nar-Anon Family Groups, or Families Anonymous – or at any time you need connection and motivation.
FEATURED DAILY MESSAGES
Readings for Moms Of Addicts (App) by Sandra Swenson [Hazelden]
This app contains 146 new readings that are different from, yet complementary to, the readings in the book Tending Dandelions published by Hazelden Publishing. This convenient and searchable app format provides the perfect tool for use in support groups – such as Al-Anon, Nar-Anon Family Groups, or Families Anonymous – or at any time you need connection and motivation.
Solace For Hope
GRIEF SUPPORT
Solace For Hope
Dedicated to offering comfort, support, and resources to those whom have lost a family member or are trying to save a family member from the devastating effects of opioid dependence and other substance use disorders.
Spiritworks
Providing hope for parents with addicted children as they equip themselves with resources, education and support.
The Addict’s Mom
The work of The Addict’s Mom is to support our families who have been devastated by the disease of addiction, to de-stigmatize addiction and to offer understanding, comfort and hope.

GRIEF SUPPORT

The Christi Center
The Christi Center helps build well-being by offering people who have experienced the death of a loved one the opportunity to connect with others. When grief is not endured in isolation or ignored, our community is stronger, and helps our clients weather all of life’s storms. The Christi Center offer support groups where people connect and find a safe space to explore the emotions that are part of the grief process.
DAILY MESSAGES
The Daily Parent Peace
Turnbridge is a leading substance use and mental health disorder treatment program in New Haven, Connecticut.
Sign up to receive the daily message.
The Support Group Project
Find the right support group. Nearly one-third of all families are affected by addiction in some way. Everyone needs support. There are support groups in your community. We can help you find them.
THRIVE! Family Support
Helping support those who have family members or other key relationships that are struggling with substance abuse.
DAILY MESSAGES
Today’s Gift
Sign up for our Today’s Gift daily inspirational emails.
DAILY MESSAGES
Today’s Hope
Daily Al-Anon Sharings, Recovery Reflections, Quotes/Saying
Tri-Circle Hope and Support Groups
TriCircle, Inc. provides tools to build strong futures and empower individuals and their families to see the bright and successful futures that are possible.
GRIEF SUPPORT
Wendt Center for Loss and Grieving
Multifaceted arrangements for coping with a loss.
Coaching & Courses
Connect with peer or professional coaches 
Addiction Education Society
Parent CRAFT is an online interactive course that teaches parents how first to understand, then to change their child’s drug and alcohol behavior.
Allies in Recovery
An online learning platform for families whose loved one struggles with drugs or alcohol.
Be A Loving Mirror (BALM)
An online family recovery and educational journey designed to empower families to help themselves and their loved ones get into and stay in recovery.
FEATURED
Cathy Taughinbaugh—Helping Parents Find Peace
Build a Better Tomorrow for You and Your Family. Get tools and strategies that work.
Center for Motivation and Change – Parent and Family Support
You CAN help without being “codependent” and you don’t have to lose your own life and sense of meaning while doing so.
Hazelden Family Connection Coaching
Coaching sessions are designed to help your family recognize and change fear-based behaviors you may have developed in response to living with the pain and turmoil of addiction.
FEATURED
Hearts At Work Family Recovery
Good news … As you change, the world changes. ​
Family Recovery Coaching is for those who are experiencing distress due to a loved one’s Substance Use Disorder/Addiction.
FEATURED
Katie Donovan—Recover Together
Offering guidance and support to help you or your loved one get back to living a healthy and fulfilling life.
Learn2Cope
Education, resources, peer support and hope for parents and family members coping with a loved one addicted to opiates or other drugs.
Lighthouse Network
Lighthouse Network (LN) Parent Coaching is a source of immediate help that goes beyond insight to offer clarity in the midst of chaos.
FEATURED
Maureen Cavanagh Recovery Coaching
For anyone who is supporting someone with a substance use disorder.
Open Sky Mind Coaching with Victoria Stith
Victoria Stith offers video or phone coaching internationally for parents and will provide you with step-by-step guidance and support that is tailored to your unique situation with your addicted adult child.
Parent CRAFT by Cadence Online
An online video course that teaches parents the skills they need to meet the risks of their children’s substance abuse.
Partnership for Drugfree Kids
Parent coaching. Get one on one help to address your child’s substance use.
FEATURED
Rise Up Moms
A support group for moms with teens or young adults who are struggling with substance use.
SMART Recovery Family and Friends
A science-based, secular alternative, helping those who are affected by the addictions of a loved one.
The Four Tendencies Course
Understand yourself. Understand others. Find the strategies that will work effectively for YOU to create the life you want.
The Happiness Project Experience with Gretchen Rubin
Structure and ideas to participants who want to create their own happiness projects.
Workit Tribe
Workit Tribe is an innovative online support program for anyone who has a friend or family member struggling with a substance use disorder.