If someone you love drinks excessively, that can be incredibly challenging for everyone involved. They deserve support and so do you. Sign up for free expert resources for supporting yourself and your loved one at the same time.
One of the most effective strategies for achieving sobriety or moderation is engaging with friends and family. This group is for those looking to cut back on drinking and those supporting them. Join the discussion about how to better understand one another and support each other throughout this journey.
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"I love Tammy's groups and the people, now my friends, who show up for group with me. It is a time together that feels supportive, and where I can ask for feedback about questions or challenges I am having right now. I am always glad I have made time to come!"
"I'd highly recommend Monument. Having lost a good friend to addiction I wish Monument had been around for him to have gotten help for he feared others knowing he was struggling."
"All involved in Saturday meeting were helpful to newcomers. I appreciate them and Monument for all the support 🙏"
Monument connects our members to expert clinicians that empower them to change their relationship with alcohol. Designed for sobriety or moderation, Monument plans are personalized and available entirely online.
A NOTE FROM OUR FOUNDER
"Friends and family have played a pivotal role in my sobriety journey. I actually began treatment after learning about medication options from a friend. Now, I'm on a mission to support anyone looking to cut back on drinking, and the team of people empowering their progress. You have the potential to make an incredible impact on someone's journey, and deserve to be supported along the way. I know it's not easy, and I hope you know by showing up here, you're doing an incredible thing. My community has meant the world to me, and I know your openness, compassion, and support will mean a lot to your loved one, too."