Video: Coping with Alcoholic Parents

[su_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KR2jVClhwd0″] Calum Best, whose footballer father George Best died from alcohol related issues in 2005, and Josh Connolly, who is a recovering alcoholic and father to four children, discuss how families cope...

Perspective: The Children of Addiction

by Jowita Bydlowska “You make my mom go away. You make me feel hatred,” a kid read out loud from his letter to addiction, a part of an exercise in the Children’s Program at the Renascent Treatment Centre in Toronto. He hugged his mom afterwards with such intensity, it...

Family Recovery Means Children Too!

by Jerry Moe On a cold, dreary February evening in 1978, one child showed up for the program’s first session. Since then, over eight thousand children and parents have participated in groups, weekend retreats, and summer camps, all designed to help children...

Video: One Day I Will

[su_youtube url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmAOlLfKWSU”] 20 Stories High Theatre Company and Children of Addicted Parents and People present One Day I Will, a short film working with the real life experiences and poetry of young people who have been...