A website for those who have loved ones struggling with
alcoholism and other addictions.

Quick Start Guide


Learn more about the disease

Quick Start Guide


Start Planning the Next Steps

Quick Start Guide


You are ready to take the next steps towards recovery

Quick Start Guide


Look at helpful resources

Quick Start Guide


Weekly readings to help you through the challenges of loving someone who struggles with alcoholism and addiction.

January 2, 2019

It is easy to let anxiety consume every waking moment when we live with an active addict. I felt a false sense of control and became anxious when I thought the addict in my life was going to use.

January 2, 2019

Why was “live and let live” such a hard concept to wrap my mind around? By educating myself, I can now see that when I am dealing with the disease of alcoholism, I feel an urgency to fix everything that goes wrong in my addicted love ones life, and to help him with his daily […]

January 2, 2019

Addiction is like a chain reaction. It is a disease that affects the user and their family members, friends and coworkers. I tried to control, cover-up, and take on the responsibilities for the addict. The addict‘s illness affects me because I care for her and love her.


Information and help if your teenager is struggling with alcohol or other addictions.

September 9, 2018

Discovering that your teen son or daughter could be using drugs stirs up a lot of emotion. The best way to find out what’s going on, and to begin helping, is to start talking.

September 5, 2018

 If you’ve just discovered or have reason to believe your child is using drugs, the first thing to do is sit down and take a deep breath. We know it’s a scary time, but you’re in the right place. Prepare to Take Action if You Suspect Teen Drug Use.

September 1, 2018

Experimenting and rebellion are hallmarks of the teenage years that sometimes lead to drug and alcohol use. If you suspect your child might be falling into a substance abuse disorder here’s how parents can recognize the signs and take action to curb destructive behaviors.


Read the latest news regarding alcoholism and addictions.

October 26, 2018

According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD. Strength and Hope.

October 25, 2018

The Zheng drug trafficking organization was hardly clandestine. The China-based network sold synthetic narcotics, including deadly fentanyl, on websites posted in 35 languages, from Arabic and English to Icelandic and Uzbek. The Chinese syndicate bragged that its laboratory could “synthesize nearly any” drug and that it churned out 16 tons of illicit chemicals a month. […]

September 15, 2018

San Diego – County law enforcement and health officials warned residents Friday of three deaths this past weekend caused by fentanyl-laced cocaine in Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach. In addition to the three deaths, two others overdosed on fentanyl– laced cocaine and survived. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that can be anywhere from 50 to […]

Contact Us

You can contact us by email: [email protected]

You can also use the form on the left of this section to reach us.

Thank you for visiting our website and we hope it has been of service to you today.

Copyright by Strength and Hope 2019. All rights reserved.

Read Our Privacy Policy