➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
PA: In the Lehigh Valley, heroin’s reach extends to the children of addicts (Includes video)
Morning Call – August 13, 2016
Struggles like Maholland’s are only becoming more commonplace, as Pennsylvania grapples with a heroin epidemic fueled by cheap access to the drug and the overprescription of painkillers that act as a gateway. But seldom do families speak publicly about addiction and its impact on children, given the stigma and shame that surrounds it.