➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
Canada: How family ties help moms unbind from addiction
Globe and Mail – December 03, 2017
Mothers such as Rider are often faced with what Kingston physician Adam Newman calls an “impossible choice.” If they do not seek treatment for their substance use, they can lose custody of their children. But to get the treatment they need in order to keep their families, they’re required to leave their children for weeks at a time since most facilities aren’t set up to allow families to stay together.