We offer brief and longer term counselling as well as a number of group programs.
Please contact triage or the family counsellor on 9386 2876 to access or find out more about these services.
The alcohol and other drug family counsellor provides short and longer term family counselling as well as brief interventions and appropriate referral pathways for families involved in alcohol and other drug treatment at ReGen.
If you have some questions or concerns regarding a loved one’s substance use but are not interested in ongoing counselling the Single Session Family Service may be appropriate for you and/or your family.
Family and Friends Support Group
This group is offered to all family and friends of individuals who are experiencing problematic substance use. It is run the last Wednesday of the month from 6.30 until 8.00pm. Pizza available.
Action-based Recovery Course (ARC)
Family Drug Help runs a six week educational course to provide you with knowledge and skills to better understand the complexities of addiction. It explores ways of improving your relationships, offers simple strategies for coping with anxiety and depression and helps you plan a positive future.
Intensive Playgroup is an opportunity for parents and or carers of pre-school aged children (0-5 years) to participate in a Playgroup. This is a program specifically designed to support families who have complex needs. These needs may include substance use, social isolation, family violence, mental illness, grandparents as carers, newly arrived among others. It is facilitated by staff who have training in alcohol and other drug treatment and/or childcare.
ReGen has Counsellors who have specialist skills in working with young people (12-24yrs) and with families.
HYP-D Services works in the Hume region with young people and their families on alcohol and other drug issues.