For families seeking healing in the face of addiction.
Family Support Center
The Family Support Center offers support, education, resources, and advocacy for those who have a loved one experiencing addiction. Our goal is to provide compassionate support, empower family members and friends to improve their quality of life, and gain skills necessary to cope with their loved one’s substance use.
Our Family Support Coordinator is trained in the Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training (CRAFT) model which teaches self-care and non-confrontational strategies to motivate their loved one to seek recovery.
We offer peer family support in-person and by phone, support and education on navigating the treatment systems, help with understanding how to support a loved one’s recovery, and a weekly support group meeting.
Family Support Meeting
Our group of family members, partners, and friends meet weekly every Thursday at 7pm on Zoom for our CRAFT family support meeting. We also host one meeting in-person each month. This is a closed meeting, so please reach out to us if you’re interested in attending. We look forward to meeting you!
If you have a loved one struggling with substance use and are ready for support, please call our Union County Helping Hands 365 24/7 hotline at: (855) 825-3275 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Celebrating Families!™ curriculum is an evidence-based cognitive-behavioral support group model written for families in which one or both parents have a problem with alcohol or other drugs.
Celebrating Families!™ works with every member of the family, ages 3 through adulthood, to:
– Strengthen recovery from alcohol and/or other drugs
– Break the cycle of addiction in the family
– Increase successful family reunification
Celebrating Families!™ fosters the development of safe, healthy, fulfilled and addiction-free individuals and families by increasing resiliency factors and decreasing risk factors while incorporating addiction recovery concepts with healthy family living skills
This 16-week curriculum is offered three times per year, with one round being offered in Spanish.
Interested? Email us at email@example.com or call our 24/7 hotline at 1-855-825-3275
Community Reinforcement And Family Training (CRAFT)
The CRAFT Model teaches family members & loved ones how to take care of themselves and how to change interactions with loved ones struggling with substance use, encouraging them to seek treatment.
CRAFT teaches several skills, including:
- Understanding a loved one’s triggers to use substances
- Positive communication strategies
- Positive reinforcement strategies – rewarding non-using behavior
- Domestic violence precautions
- Getting a loved one to accept help
The CRAFT Program offers weekly 1:1 caregiver support with a trained peer, a weekly CRAFT support group, and a monthly CRAFT workshop.
Interested in enrolling in our CRAFT program? Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our 24/7 hotline at 1-855-825-3275