Are you concerned about your child’s use of alcohol or other drugs?  You may want to check out F.A.S.T.E.R (Families Advocating Substance Treatment, Education and Recovery), a  Peer Support Group for Parents of Children, Teens and Young Adults with Substance Use Issues that is

  • Free
  • Confidential
  • Comprised of Peers
  • Respectful of other’s views
  • Accepting of chemical dependency as a treatable disease of the brain
  • Always hopeful

Local meetings are every Tuesday from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Child and Family Services, 464 Chestnut Street, Manchester.  Walk-ins welcome.

Contact Susan or Patrick at 668-4859 with questions.

Groups are supported by a contract with N.H. Department of Health and Human Services with funds from U.S.D.H.H.S.  The groups are a program of The Children’s Behavioral Health Collaborative with New Futures and are funded by a SAMHSA, System of Care Grant, through the Division of Children, Youth and Families.

Find more resources on our Drug and Alcohol Misuse page.