Matt Finch - Coping With Grief At Times

At Times

It’s been about a year since Matthew passed on. I seem to have reached a point with my grief where at times everything feels muted and grey. It’s as if, at times, my heart has gone silent, unable to feel pain or joy, just a deafening numbness. Smiling and laughing to avoid the pitiful assurance…

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Matthew Finch- A Step-by-Step Guide On How To Intervene And Offer Assistance To An Alcoholic

A Step-by-Step Guide On How To Intervene And Offer Assistance To An Alcoholic

Interceding in the life of an alcoholic can be a daunting task, but it is crucial to offer help and support in addressing their alcohol use disorder. In this step-by-step guide, we will provide essential tips on how to effectively intervene and offer assistance to an alcoholic. From recognizing the signs of alcoholism to creating a supportive environment, we…

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Matt's Road - Matthew Finch

Navigating The Complexities Of Addiction

A Guide To Supporting A Friend In Need Exacerbate addiction can be a daunting and complex challenge, especially when trying to support a friend in need. It’s important to approach the situation with empathy and understanding, while also arming yourself with the necessary knowledge and resources. In this guide, we will explore the complexities of addiction, provide tips…

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The Impact Of Alcohol Addiction On Family Dynamics

The Impact Of Alcohol Addiction On Family Dynamics

How To Rebuild And Restore Relationships Observe how alcohol addiction can profoundly affect family dynamics, causing turmoil, distrust, and emotional strain. The devastating impact can lead to broken relationships, financial instability, and mental health issues within the family unit. However, there is hope for rebuilding and restoring relationships with the right support and strategies. By understanding the role of the…

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Matt's Road - Matthew Finch

Loss Of A Spouse

Loss Of A Spouse Losing a spouse is an incredibly difficult and emotional experience, and it can be overwhelming to navigate the grief and emotions that come with it. While I may not be able to fully understand your personal experience, I’m here to offer support and provide some general insights about coping with the…

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Matthew Finch

About Matt’s Road

Matt’s Road is a heartfelt website inspired by our son Matthew’s deep love for his family, friends, and community.This platform aims to bring people together, promote positive change, and celebrate the values and passions that Matthew held dear. In this post, we will discuss the mission behind Matt’s Road, its various offerings, and the impact…

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Matt's Road - Matthew Finch

Huddle Manitoba

“Youth need to be able to trust the place and the people.”The best way for us to offer real, useful support is to listen to what youth have told us they need. Huddle creates a community space where youth feel safe to seek help without judgement, with as many services and resources as possible in…

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Matt Finch Alberta

Alberta – Programs & Services

Alberta Health Services Addiction and Mental Health: This is a government-funded service that provides mental health and addiction services in Alberta. They offer various programs and services to help individuals struggling with mental health issues and addiction. Website: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/amh/amh.aspx Phone: 1-877-303-2642   Centre for Suicide Prevention: This is a non-profit organization in Calgary that provides…

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Matt Finch BC

British Columbia – Services & Programs

BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services: This is a government-funded service that provides mental health and addiction services in British Columbia. They offer various programs and services to help individuals struggling with mental health issues and addiction. Website: https://www.bcmhsus.ca/ Phone: 1-800-661-2121   Crisis Centre BC: This is a non-profit organization that provides free, confidential…

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Matt Finch - Manitoba

Manitoba Programs & Services

Manitoba Suicide Line: 1-877-435-7170 Manitoba Addiction Helpline: 1-855-662-6605 24 Hour Help Lines Expand Problem Gambling Helpline (Toll-Free): 1.800.463.1554 The following 24-hour help lines are offered by other agencies and may be able to assist you if you or someone you love is in crisis: Manitoba Suicide Line (toll free): 1-877-435-7170 Klinic Crisis Line: 204-786-8686 and…

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