Adfam is a national charity working to help and better the life for families who are affected by alcohol and drugs. We strive to give anyone affected by a family member's addiction the opportunity to get the benefit from supportive and healthy relationships, feel involved within a loving family and maintain a healthy mental as well as physical wellbeing.
The use of drugs and alcohol can ultimately destroy a family's wellbeing and the relationships within it.
We engage family members and caregivers collective participation support to change this course of direction.
We listen to families and workers in order to help We know and understand that the people who face challenges often also have answers . We get informed by our supporters: with the help of sympathy and confirmation we advice, engage, and help both the individuals who are influenced by a friend or family member's drug abuse and those who support them. We aim to provide both groups with resources, knowledge, belief and ways to help themselves, their communities, customers and peers.
Substance use has a very significant but varied effect on family members. Our approach of work with care and close regard which works in the whole world. We accept evidence regardless of how different it might be, paying equal attention to both practical evidence and official research data in order to do this. We listen to our peers, supporters and friends and we base our work on their advice.
We are committed to deliver high quality work because we are serious about our work and our partnerships. We recognise that injustice and discrimination are the biggest threats towards individual and family recovery from drug and alcohol abuse. We advocate for just society of individuals with equal rights and opportunities regardless of their drug or alcohol orientation to make a contribution using individual potential towards nation building activities through collective participation.