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Share Your Opioid Story2019-07-16T17:43:09-04:00

Share Your Opioid Story is a movement to help tell the stories behind the statistics of the opioid crisis. We believe by sharing these stories, we can help to give others hope, dispel myths, and decrease stigma. We invite you to share your own opioid story. Learn More

Anonymous

"I see online numerous articles about people like me, but I don’t see a solution."

Brooke F., Bucks County, PA

"While the common opioid epidemic narrative is one of it all starting with prescribed use, a story of people being duped by big pharma and irresponsible doctors, that was not my opioid experience, nor the experience of most people I know."

Patrick M., Delaware County, PA

"Recovery for me isn’t about what we give up or what we abstain from.  It’s about everything we gain.  It’s about everything that we recover and everything that we build for ourselves."

Carla S., Bucks County, PA

"I want to keep moving forward to break the stigma so that people know addiction is not a moral failure and everybody deserves a chance at life."

Taylor W., Ventura, California

"I certainly have a long way to go and am definitely not cocky when it comes to my sobriety; I know that this disease is cunning and baffling and will take you out any chance it gets, but I use that to motivate and push me in my sobriety."

Erna B., Cumberland County, PA

"My life has significantly changed for the best. I’m not exactly where I want to be at all. I have so much more work to do, but I am exactly where I should be."