Having a loved one struggle with a mental health or addiction problem can be very difficult and emotionally painful for the entire family and for those close to the person. Whether the person suffering from an addiction and/or mental health problem is in treatment or not, the family and friends need support in many different ways, and can play a crucial role in that person’s recovery.
Family supports and services can help families:
In this section you will find several links to resources around mental health and addictions that can help to find the answers and assistance families need to make life more manageable.
To access general information on addiction and mental health topics, please visit our Addiction and Mental Health Information page.