SUPPORTING PARTNERS AFFECTED BY SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Meetings and More

Our meetings are a place to speak up, share, and listen to others affected by addiction. We aim to support each other.

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Melissa's Story

Throughout my relationship with an addict, I watched tirelessly as my partner battled substance abuse over the course of several years. I was a stranger to addiction when we’d met, oblivious to the destruction the illness causes to an entire household, the havoc it wreaks on the whole family.

I was too scared to speak up when I should have. I didn’t think anyone in my family or community would understand. I was terrified of being judged. I even had one neighbor tell me her daughter couldn't babysit for my son because "she'd heard about my boyfriend's problem." After that I silenced myself about what was happening in my own home.

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