We care, for the better.
A place for families, because you don't have to use drugs to be affected by them.
- How do I know if they're using drugs?
- Why do they use drugs/alcohol?
- Is it my fault?
- How can I cope with their behaviour?
- Understanding the stages of addiction and recovery
- Where do I get the help I need?
- Getting support for your loved one
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families and drug addiction
Posted by mum of addicts on 12 October 2010.
as a mum of a large family i have struggled with 8 of my children being addicts heroin,crack alcolhol,tablets u name it they have used it one son,is now off all drugs with help from g.p and agencies he is now working full time and is doing brilliant i am so proud of him he is in a good relationship with a lovely girl another son is 36 years old still lives with me got two lovely boys works 6 days a week but its to feed his habit i cant throw him out hes my son and i get frightened that he will end up dead like so many of are children do it causes so many problems but what can i do another son still lives with me and always will as drugs distroyed his life he his on all sorts of medication and through drugs and drink only has 1 eighteth of his liver left he hasnt touched drugs for years but the drink took over now he has been clean of drink for 7 months god is on our side i can go on and on but i will come back and tell u more soon i am 1 of the lucky ones i have not lost a son or daughter but for the grace of god my heart goes out to every single family out there who has lost a child or even children to this dreadful desease
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