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Imagine a time when all Canadians with addiction are treated the same as people with a physical illness.

Help Us Help Others

Families for Addiction Recovery (FAR) is a national charity founded by parents of children who have struggled with addiction from their teens. FAR is a volunteer run organization and we are changing how people think and talk about addiction. 

Give a Gift that Gives Back

All donations are tax deductible and will be matched to a maximum of $20,000

$60 provides one-on-one support to a family caregiver for 2 months in our P2P Program

$100 funds our live support line for one day

$200 trains one parent volunteer to become a peer supporter for our P2P Program

$500 funds our live support line for one week

$500 funds the monthly administration costs of our Public Service Announcements that play across Canada

$2,200 funds our live support line for one month

Your donation will help us continue helping others!


We are Families Helping Families

We Can Help

Families for Addiction Recovery supports parents/caregivers of children struggling with addiction (regardless of age)