Impact Substance Use Services offers parent merge group

Sessions begin Tuesday, Jan. 26 and run until March 8

Impact Youth Substance Use Services is offering a seven-week Parent Merge Group, starting Tuesday, Jan. 26.

The group’s focus is to provide support, awareness, knowledge and skills for caregivers of youth with substance use.

Topics include: understanding substance use, adolescent development, communication, boundaries, crisis management and self-care.

Guest speakers include representatives from Child and Youth Mental Health, the Abbotsford Police Department and youth/parent alumni of Impact.

Participants do not need to be involved with Impact services to attend the group or receive other services.

The group runs every Tuesday from Jan. 26 to March 8 from 6 to 8 p.m.

For more information, including the location, or to register, call Dwayne at 604-853-1766, visit or email