Family/Whānau Support

Thursdays - 12.00pm - 1.00pm.

This group is open to family/whānau members who are impacted by the alcohol and other drug use of people they care about. It focuses on building resilience and coping strategies through information sharing, learning about services available and understanding the journey that family/whānau experience. Facilitated by Family Drug Support Aotearoa New Zealan...

5-Step Family/Whanau Programme

Online Support Available Now
Comments from Family Members* attending

“I particularly liked the information on coping strategies. The presentations were amazing. So helpful. I experienced encouragement, understanding and empowerment. If I had a friend in a similar situation I would definitely recommend this programme. It has helped enormously”. Bruce

Support Line Volunteer Training

Please contact the office
Christchurch Community House

Interested in volunteering?

For more information and to register your expression of interest check out the volunteering for Family Drug Support Aotearoa New Zealand section of our website. We can also come to your area and provide volunteer training when 5 or more participants wish to volunteer.

Family/Whānau Support Meetings

Online Support Available Now

There are support meetings in some areas of New Zealand. Call our support line to see if there are support meetings in your area.

Non-religious, open meetings for family/whānau members affected by drugs and alcohol. Open to anyone and providing opportunities to talk and listen to others in a non-judgemental, safe environment.