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Alcohol has a ripple effect. It can be devastating.

Why supporting someone with an alcohol problem is never just about alcohol In the past year Addaction has helped thousands of people with an alcohol problem. But it’s never just about alcohol. Treat the person From supporting older people through our Drink Wise Age Well programme to going directly into schools, we see how alcohol problems can affect people […]

Addiction

Inability to Cope and Relapse

  The real danger for people in recovery is that the feeling of not being able to cope can quickly lead to relapse. This is because recovery is unsatisfactory when people feel overwhelmed by problems. They can start to romance the drink ; this is where they think back to the days when substance abuse did help them […]