What Others Have Said

I wish I knew as the mother of an addict that the drug companies were paying for rehabilitation service from the poison they have sold to our loved ones. ”

IWishIKnew

I wish I knew the struggle even a recovering addict has. It is so hard for them to understand that someone is there to give them a hand and help them out of the dark”

IWishIKnew

That the addict can only do it by themselves - you cannot make it your mission - they must make it their own.”

IWishIKnew

I wish I knew why many school systems will not admit they have huge illicit drug problems that are THE social gateways to harder drug use”

IWishIKnew

that I wouldn't be alone coming back out of the dark”

IWishIKnew

how to involve my neighbors who see this heroin use nearly everyday and say to me "I don't want to be drawn into this. Just let it be." And this is what is said when the addicts are right in their face.”

IWishIKnew

I wish PEOPLE knew that addiction is NOT a CHOICE. They do not choose to be addicted like people CHOOSE to have a beer at a party.”

IWishIKnew

that not enabling my brother would make my family members mad and distance themselves from me. I just chose not to contribute and keep myself strong for when I will be needed later. Sadly I will be needed later. ”

IWishIKnew

how to talk to infuse "drug talks" into my lessons as often as possible. I'm a 7th grade world geography teacher and could touch 140 kids each year with this. I'm sure there's a way!”

IWishIKnew