4:00 pm — 5:30 pm

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Breakthrough For Families will be running two separate sessions for families to cover the content of their usual Community Family Information.

Breakthrough have updated their popular Breakthrough for Families resource, a 16 page resource containing a brief overview of drugs, why people use them, what treatment options are available, and things family members can do to help someone who is affected by substance use, you can download the latest version here.

Part one – Communication

Topics include:

  • physical and mental effects of substance use
  • brief history of substance use in society
  • why people use substances
  • overview of methamphetamines (ice).
Monday 29 June 4pm-5.30pm
Thursday 2 July 8.30am-10am
Monday 6 July 4pm-5.30pm
Thursday 9 July 8.30am-10am
Monday 13 July 8.30am-10am
Thursday 16 July 2.30pm-4pm
Monday 20 July 4pm-5.30pm
Thursday 23 July 8.30am-10am
Monday 27 July 8.30am-10am
Thursday 30 July 2.30pm-4pm

Part two – Family strategies

Topics include:

  • how to set workable boundaries
  • stages of change for families (loss and grief)
  • where to go for more help
  • what are treatment options?
Tuesday 30 June 4pm-5.30pm
Friday 3 July 8.30am-10am
Tuesday 7 July 4pm-5.30pm
Friday 10 July 8.30am-10am
Tuesday 14 July 8.30am-10am
Friday 17 July 2.30pm-4pm
Tuesday 21 July 4pm-5.30pm
Friday 24 July 8.30am-10am
Tuesday 28 July 8.30am-10am
Friday 31 July 2.30pm-4pm

To register, please email breakthroughforfamilies@liveslivedwell.org.au with your preferred dates. You will be sent a calendar invite with instructions on how to access the webinar. Sessions do not need to be attended in order, however it is recommended both are attended to get the best information.

Families can access free support through attending information sessions or individual counselling (online and phone counselling available).

No referrals required – just call us!

Face to Face counselling will resume in the future.


July 7
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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