Teen heroin addiction

In 2011, the average heroin addict spent about $10,000 on the drug

In 2011, the average heroin addict spent about $10,000 on the drug Heroin Addiction If you or someone you love is a heroin addict this is not a matter to be taken lightly. Also, as a member of the opiate family heroin is extremely addict and has very lethal consequences. Additionally, in its natural form heroin is [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:38+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Inspirations teen rehab client writes inspirational poem

At Inspirations for Youth and Families we encourage our teen rehab clients to find ways to express themselves. We encourage these self expressive forms to be productive and healthy. One of your teens wrote a series of poems about why addicts should not use. Our teen wrote this poem as a reminder for herself as [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:56:04+00:00 February 15th, 2016|Teen Blogs|0 Comments

Person in recovery speaks to Inspirations teens in rehab

Inspirations for Youth and Families (IYF) invited a person in recovery and former client of its sister rehab The Cove Center for Recovery to share her story of drug abuse and recovery experiences with our teen girls. Maya who is nineteen years old volunteered to speak to the teens at Inspirations because of their closeness [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:57:31+00:00 January 8th, 2016|Guest Speakers|0 Comments

Dealers hooking kids and adults to heroin addiction

When 20-year-old Matt purchased white powder at a party, he was told it was crushed pain killers. The truth is, it was pure heroin. For four months, John's mother says he unknowingly snorted heroin before he realized what it was. John desperately tried to overcome his heroin addiction, but ended up tragically dying of an [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:09:51+00:00 February 26th, 2015|Drug Trends|0 Comments