https://mlac.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/PLS-logo.jpg 304 304 mlac https://mlac.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/MLAC.svg mlac2019-04-23 20:49:552019-04-23 20:49:55Massachusetts’ contentious tactic to fight its opioid crisis: jailing addicts
Massachusetts’ contentious tactic to fight its opioid crisis: jailing addicts
The scene plays out every day in Massachusetts, thousands of times a year.
A loved one is addicted to opioids. Their life is spinning out of control as they use more and more. Their family panics. Rehab can be unaffordable – and it may require waiting for a spot. But they need to get their loved one somewhere they can’t use before it’s too late. Read more about Prisoners’ Legal Services‘ advocacy in The Guardian.