Living with Addiction During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought major challenges to our communities and personal lives. For individuals dealing with addiction and substance abuse issues, these challenges are only elevated by the isolation they may be facing. Social frameworks that usually exist to provide a supportive presence or accountability are crippled. Meanwhile, COVID-19 related life changes and stresses are compounding, likely leading to or furthering substance abuse and addiction.
If you or a loved one is currently battling with addiction or substance abuse, please check out the resources below. Now more than ever it is important to understand how and where to ask for help!