What we do
Grow a Strong Family supports caregivers and other family members impacted by the serious mental illness/brain disorder of a loved one. This comprehensive multimedia website offers a great many programs easily accessed by a click. Other than the fee-for-service coaching program, the courses, and the shop, everything is complimentary. Our funding sources are primarily through donations, grants, and the coaching. New materials are added regularly. There is a monthly newsletter, a blog updated several times a month, an open and a closed Facebook page, and a weekly support group for caregivers. Referrals and collaboration with other professionals are an integral component of family life education and Grow a Strong Family regularly engages with others.
Grow a Strong Family is based on the strong belief that no one should live in isolation, especially caregivers and families impacted by others with mental illnesses/brain disorders.
The end of the year is upon us. In spite of the vaccines and the hope they offer, the mantra remains the same: Wear masks. Physically distance. ...
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The “System” is the broken “mental health system” that does not serve the seriously mentally ill.