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Anonymous Story

Posted by on 31 January 2018 | 0 Comments

My now 20 year old discovered cannabis at about 16 (I think)and by 17 it had started to control his life. I could see that and I battled to control him but to no avail. It didn't help that pretty much everyone (including... Read more

Anonymous Story

Posted by on 31 January 2018 | 0 Comments

Its hard to tell your story; - I feel like its not even my story anymore, I feel like I can't have my story because his has tainted it so I guess its his story. He is my brother. My brother is a... Read more

Sarah's Story

Posted by on 11 December 2017 | 0 Comments

Hi . Not sure how to start this but I hope what I say makes sense and that someone might understand what I am going through and be able to help me if not I guess just venting out my feeling will help... Read more

Like Father...like partner?

Posted by on 10 August 2017 | 0 Comments

I know weed isn't the worst drug in the world and people can be addicted to allot worse. The thing is I'm starting to resent my partner of 5 years because of it. I'm in my mid 20's and have never thought much... Read more

Mel's Story

Posted by on 30 July 2017 | 0 Comments

My mum has been an alcoholic since I can remember (I'm currently 21). She is an amazing mother but when she drinks she becomes very nasty. She is on lots of medication for health reasons (she had major heart surgery two years ago and... Read more

Anonymous Story

Posted by on 26 July 2017 | 0 Comments

My ex partner and I have been on and off for 10 years now. We share 2 children and I am pregnant with our 3rd. I am choosing to be alone this time around because of his drug use and lies. This pregnancy wasn't... Read more

Connie's Story

Posted by on 3 April 2017 | 0 Comments

I first met the boy who was to be my stepson when he was 12. He was a quiet, cheerful boy who had this conviction that he would be a con-man or street magician. By 15, he hadn't grown out of it. Instead... Read more

Newlywed's Story

Posted by on 6 March 2017 | 2 Comments

This is my first time sharing this story. I'm not in an awful place right now, but not great either. I'm sorry if none of it makes sense, I think it's just helpful for me to share with people who might understand where... Read more

Sarah's Story

Posted by on 14 February 2017 | 1 Comments

My 23yr old son is struggling with drug addiction. He finally asked for help a year and a half ago and moved to in to live with us. He went through some dark times after methamphetamine use but seemed to be sorting himself... Read more

Tired Daughter's Story

Posted by on 14 February 2017 | 2 Comments

My dad is a recovering alcoholic of about 5 or 6 years and has relapsed. He has been drinking again for about 7 months and doesn't seem to want to stop. It started with him just drinking in the weekends a couple times... Read more