For some people, the tough love approach works. Others aren’t so lucky.
Op-ed: Philly’s paper of record just removed the word ‘addict’ from its stylebook, and so should you
It’s time for news outlets to adopt language that doesn’t stigmatize.
Pennsylvania’s attorney general is not a fan of Phily’s proposed CUES.
With creative outlets and treatment resources, the “Storefront” has become a community hub.
The addiction epidemic has led to a clampdown on legit prescriptions.
After 17 years, the community hub is relocating because of neighborhood change.
Syringe programs have been shown to reduce HIV infection and combat harm.
Advocates brought a Northeast Philly meeting to a bridge underpass at Emerald and Lehigh.
@Kensington4CUES tweets thoughts from the streets of Philadelphia.
With the opioid crisis continuing to spread, you never know when you could save someone from an overdose.
Pennsylvania’s increase was third-largest in the U.S.
City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart’s first project: Reviewing the $1.6 billion budget of the Department of Behavioral Health
Why? Because it deals with issues like opioid addiction and gun violence.
Property taxes, opioid resources, school funding, road paving and lots more.
Philadelphia hasn’t yet conducted any public opinion surveys.
Philadelphians who don’t speak English might not be getting the whole picture.