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Al-Anon Family Groups Invite Families and Friends of Problem Drinkers to Find Local Support During the Holidays

The holiday season is a challenging blend of past memories and current difficulties for families who have been affected by a loved one’s drinking. Al-Anon Family Groups extend a welcome to relatives and friends of problem drinkers during this special time of year.

(PRWeb December 23, 2014)

New Studies Show an Increase in the Percentage of Americans Affected by Someone Else’s Drinking

One reason for an increase in reports of alcohol-related family troubles, with reports of alcohol consumption remaining steady, may be greater understanding and awareness about alcoholism as a disease. Al-Anon provides strength and support for anyone who is affected by a loved one’s drinking.

(PRWeb December 18, 2014)

Public Response to Al-Anon Podcast Expresses Pain and Anger About a Loved One’s Drinking

Al-Anon Family Groups’ “First Steps to Al-Anon Recovery” podcasts offer families and friends of problem drinkers an opportunity to comment on topics of interest to people who have been affected by a loved one’s drinking. Visitors express pain and anger about their relationship with the drinker in their lives.

(PRWeb October 21, 2014)