Adfam for Families
People with a drug user or drinker in the family often take months and even years to look for help. Adfam provides a place where families can take that first step and find information about where to get the expert support and advice they need.
It was such a relief to talk to someone who was sympathetic to my situation and who didn't judge me for having the feelings I had. Talking to someone about how I was feeling gave me the strength to cope with things better.
Why not share your story or read about other's experiences on our blog? Or if you're looking for advice or support, you could read the what should I do section of our site or search for a local support group using our map.
Our partner organisation The Icarus Trust provide a 'Family & Friends' information support service - get help online.
Posted by powerworkings on 19 August 2017 (0 comments)
My name is Mrs Caro Williams,when me and my husband got married newly he was have my time but at time goes on he stop have my time and stop spending time with me,i tried talk to him he does not answer me,i wanted to divorce him but i love him so much that i can lose him,every time he was calling a woman in Germany they will talk for about 1 hour have fun with each other but when i ask him he will… read the full post
Posted by sharon puth on 18 August 2017 (0 comments)
Please everyone should help me thank the great prophet prince for helping me get my fiancee back. he was always the on and off type after every 3 month he will go back to his ex like its a circle he must complete and always come back a few days or weeks telling me he loves me and he doesnt even know what he is doing. this continous circle always make me cry and fall sick. on a faithful day my frie… read the full post
Posted by Illustroanimus on 17 August 2017 (0 comments)
Hi this is my first time here, my wife is now regularly consuming 2 bottles of wine a day to try and block out things from the past, and its now, or really been a long time brewing a problem. She knows it's an issue but she is still in denial. I love her dearly but seeing her sink into alcoholism is destroying me. I don't know what to do or how to help her. If I don't bring wine home she turns in… read the full post
Posted by Shermie89 on 15 August 2017 (0 comments)
My husband and I got married last year in August and during our courtship I knew he drank alcohol but it was never on a regular basis. We have been faced with a number of problems during our first year of marriage. Early January i noticed a change in my husband's behaviour especially after a long time friend's marriage ended. He became frustrated more when we were rejected by a number of churches… read the full post