The national charity organisation Adfam is devoted to changing the lives of families affected by drugs and alcohol. At Adfam we want anyone affected by a family members addiction to drugs or alcohol to be able to benefit from healthy relationships as well as feel part of a loving and supportive family whilst enjoying mental and physical wellbeing.
Alcohol and drug abuse can endanger and eventually ruin family relations and harmony.
We allow members of the family and close friends to help our personnel and influence decision-makers to make the right choices to prevent this from happening.
Our Core Values
We listen to families and workers in order to help People who have experienced these type of problems most likely can provide some solutions. So, thanks to our supporters we plan a course of action: using empathy and proofs we notify, encourage and empower both workers that cooperate with those that suffer from a substance abuse of family members, as well as those family members. Capacity building, through making resources available to learn productive skills and instil confidence on individual's potential for productivity.
We Do Things That Work
The substance use impact on wellbeing and family relationships is both varied and profound. We access our work with close attention and care to what works in the real world. To accomplish all of this, we gladly accept different kinds of evidence, and we lean on real life experiences as well as formal scientific facts. Our work is inspired by our families, friends, supporters and co-workers and what they tell us works.
We're Not Kidding About Our Main Goal
We focus on providing the best quality of work to our clients as we are not kidding about our work and our organisation. We promise to treat families and individuals affected by drugs and alcohol with dignity and respect because we know that stigma and prejudice are barriers to recovery and can cause harm.
With Whom Do We Work
Families, friends and carers givers - In order to ensure those affected by another's substance use have a stake in the issue that affect them, we inform and empower them and also amplify their voices.
Frontline workers - We wanted to ensure the support the experts are convey is compelling and suitable as we construct the confidence, limit and ability of experts.
People making decisions - Above all, we strive to involve key decision makers at national policy making organ to shape the outcome of desired family concerns to improve their lifestyle.