We hear a lot about drugs, and more and more about fentanyl in particular, but rarely do we see a more poignant and comprehensive account of how thoroughly drugs can end a life and damage so many more.
Staying sober in the summer can be harder than usual, with the blazing heat making cold beer and frozen margaritas extra tempting and the litany of popular activities available being dominated by the kind of things people love enhance with their favorite substances.
This article outlines a few of the things that lots of people who are staying sober feel come to feel like they can't do without the liberating effects of drugs and alcohol.
If this article inspires you to try and get out there yourself don't forget that BeYouPromise is throwing a charity fundraising concert featuring the band Prism on Oct 1st, here in Victoria at Alix Goolden Hall! It'll be a great family event and opportunity for those just starting or struggling with their sobriety journey to get out and have fun with likeminded people!