Why won't they just stop?

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Addiction is a family disease.

Those closest to a person with a substance use disorder can commonly be overlooked. Since addiction is a family disease, we can often find our lives becoming unmanageable. 

Sometimes without even realizing.


Here at Jericho Road, we have created a space specifically for the family & friends. Together, let’s navigate the hold that addiction places on those closest to us.

Troubled by someone else's use?

Answer these quick questions to see if Family Support is right for you!

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Statement of Confidentiality
If you plan to attend, please review these guidelines.

Get Support.
Every Monday. 7pm.


Family Support & Recovery Dynamics is a free peer-support group in Ottawa, Ontario where participants can openly share and listen to the experience, strength and hope of others.

  • The first and third Monday’s of the month are focused on education and learning.

  • The second and fourth Monday’s are reserved for open sharing and peer-support.

To get connected, send Amy an email or give her a call. 

Primary Purpose.

We maintain an anonymous, safe and confidential space for open discussion and support.

There are no costs to attend, however donations are always welcomed to help keep things running.

Support Articles.
A Place to Connect.

Join the Family Support Forum as a place to connect with others, and share experience, strength and hope. 

12 Step Fellowships.

Connect with 12 Step Fellowships in Ottawa and around Canada.


Find peer-support through sponsorship, stepwork and recovery every day of the week. Codependents Anonymous and Al-Anon are great resources when struggling with another's addiction.