SUPPORT: A free program supporting families affected by substance abuse will be available in Mackay.
SUPPORT: A free program supporting families affected by substance abuse will be available in Mackay.

Substance abuse support for families

A FREE program supporting families affected by substance abuse will be available to those in the Mackay region.

Family Drug Support presents the “Stepping Forward” program, which provides a safe place to share and seek support.

The program covers the stages of change for those engaged in substance use and those affected by that abuse, how to cope through self-care and letting go while still remaining supportive and caring.

All are welcome to attend.

The session, which is free but donations are welcome, runs from 6–8pm, Tuesday, March 17 at the Jubilee Community Centre. Bookings are essential contact Chrissie on 0484 002 181.



Critical care paramedics respond to two-vehicle crash

Premium Content Critical care paramedics respond to two-vehicle crash

Paramedics responded to reports of a crash at an intersection

Let’s stick together: Captain’s call for future glory

Premium Content Let’s stick together: Captain’s call for future glory

Loyal leader keen to keep Ipswich side as one for shot at NBL1 competition. Great...

No new Qld cases as Europe wave soars

Premium Content No new Qld cases as Europe wave soars

Qld records no new COVID cases as Europe’s second wave worsens