Services for Families

Drug Information and Support

Breakthrough for Families Queensland

Breakthrough is a program that provides information and support to families and significant others of individuals affected by methamphetamine and other substances.

The program involves:

  • The provision of free public alcohol and drug (AOD) information sessions
  • Connection to Family AOD Workers who can provide brief intensive support to family members
  • Referral to other assistance including peer support and social services

Download the Breakthrough flyer here.

Please contact ADIS on 1800 177 833 to connect to your local service provider.

Breakthrough for Families Queensland is funded by the Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women and delivered in partnership with Queensland Health, Family Drug Support, and the Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council.

Family Drug Support

Family Drug Support (FDS) is a caring, non-religious organisation which provides non-judgemental support and information to families and friends of alcohol and/or drug users across Australia.

The service offers:

  • 24/7 Telephone Support Line: operated by volunteers with lived experience
  • Open Support Group Meetings: 2 hour meetings held monthly in various locations across South East Queensland
  • Stepping Forward: a series of 2 hour education and interactive sessions covering drug and alcohol related topics.  Locations across South East Queensland, bookings are essential.
  • Stepping Stones to Success: 4 day structured, interactive and experiential course that brings people together with similar challenges.  Locations across South East Queensland, bookings are essential. 

Please contact ADIS on 1800 177 833 to connect to your local service provider.

Other Treatment Options

To read about other treatment options, click here

Breakthrough for Families Queensland

Family information booklet

Family Drug Support Information Brochure

Family Drug Support Information Brochure

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