Replant! Grow! Thrive!
Support for families uprooted by mental illness.
What we do
Grow a Strong Family, Inc. is a charitable non-profit social service agency which provides customized family life education services to families uprooted by mental illnesses in loved ones. Our primary focus is on education and prevention. Through a comprehensive menu of services, we offer family members information, support, skills, and strategies designed to improve the safety and wellness of families uprooted by mental illnesses.
Here at Grow a Strong Family, we are working diligently on building tools since we were awarded a CHNA15 mini-grant! Grow a Strong Family: Spread the Support Project Description: Develop...
There is NO daytime Replanting Lives Support Group in August. Feel free to come on the second Wednesday (8/14) from 7-8:30 pm to our home offices in Bedford MA.
Follow the link to Dede Ranahan's page, "Sooner Than Tomorrow: A Safe Place to Talk about Mental Illness in our Families." You will be introduced to A FIVE-PART PLAN TO ADDRESS SERIOUS MENTAL...
Last week gifted me with a reminder that family members uprooted by mental illness are often traumatized by their loved one’s mental illness. It is sometimes hard to remember the beginning,...
Short primer on current statistics:Problems People with serious mental illness account for a disproportionate share of suicides, homelessness, violence, and incarceration. 18% of population over 18...
With permission by the author: Dede Ranahan I'm receiving surveys from the various 2020 candidates. I answer all of them. I tell them I'm a one-issue candidate - Serious Mental Illness (SMI). I say,...