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for Addicts' Families
DESPAIRING families of local drug addicts will soon have somewhere
to turn for help.
new support group called "You Are Not Alone" will hold their
first meeting in the Council Offices in Sun Street, Stranraer,
on Thursday, 17th May.The
meeting will run from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and organisers are
urging those who need help to come along.
organisers behind the scheme are the "Stranraer Against Drugs"
group who were also responsible for organising last month’s
successful anti-drugs march through Stranraer.
aim to keep the momentum going against drugs and point to
the family support group as the latest stage in their campaign.
The "You Are Not Alone" name was suggested by a Stranraer
mother who lost her son through drugs.
organisers say that the group will be run by people who have
been affected by drugs for people who have been affected .