Explore the Stories of the Opioid Epidemic in North Carolina on PBS NC & the PBS Video App
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Season 3 weaves personal stories to illustrate the fight against the opioid epidemic. Leah Wright works to open the Triangle's first recovery high school. Law enforcement pushes to get those into treatment rather than incarcerate them in New Bern. In Cherokee, NC, experts look to increase resources in rural areas. As a community, they all work together to help those in recovery.
Season 3 weaves personal stories to illustrate the fight against the opioid epidemic.
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Additional Information and Resources
If you or someone close to you needs help for a substance use disorder, talk to your doctor or call SAMHSA’s National Helpline at 1-800-662-HELP (4357) or go to SAMHSA’s Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Narcotics Anonymous (Find a Meeting)