Matt Ganem’s job is to find beds for those seeking help with addiction, yet most times there aren’t any available.
Facebook groups and pages like #TakingHaverhillBack have been able to provide critical peer support to recovering addicts and families.
Despite laws that require equal treatment for substance addiction and physical ailments alike, those suffering with addiction feel left behind.
Many heroin users do not know the taking long-term or short-term risks they are taking when they experiment with the drug.
Carrie took the grief from her son’s death and turned it into an organization that raises money for families who are also struggling with addiction.
Has the national crack down on prescription opioids fueled the new-age heroin epidemic?