Breaking Heroin's Grip:
Road to Recovery


Breaking Heroin's Grip: Road to Recovery is a poignant and personal documentary shedding light on our region’s pressing heroin problem. Told through the lens of adults that have experienced heroin’s grip first-hand, viewers get an authentic look inside the complexities of this harrowing epidemic. Follow three individuals through their often painful journeys of recovery from heroin and opioid addiction. 57 minutes

Includes Bonus footage: 

Breaking Heroin's Grip: Peer-to-peer recovery

Nicholas and Matt discuss their addiction stories and their use of peer-to-peer support methods to help each other.

Breaking Heroin's Grip: Long-term recovery

Patricia discusses her addiction journey and her experiences of being in long-term recovery.

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