July 30, 2017

My friend Alexis Merritt shared something on the Do It Fir Shelby Facebook page that her son Drake wrote. Drake has been struggling with heroin addiction, a brain tumor and the legal system. Right now he is sober and at a sober living home. We are all praying he takes...

July 27, 2017

Bradford Health Services has been successfully treating people with substance and alcohol addiction for 40 years. They have programs that treat the underlying factors, grief, chronic pain, and trauma, that lead to substance and alcohol abuse without using mood altering...

July 24, 2017

Oxford Treatment Center is the flagship treatment center of American Addiction Centers and it is AAC's most recognized facility. AAC has 35 facilities across the nation. They are self pay and take commercial insurance, however, Angela Quadrani, a treatment consultant f...

July 19, 2017

This story is surreal. I have a ten year old son, so my heart aches for this family.

How can we rid this nation, this world, of this horrible, awful demon?

Please read about Alton Banks who was an innocent victim in this epidemic caused by vile human beings trying to mak...

July 19, 2017

I'm going to be updating resources on the site real soon. If you are a subscriber, follow on Facebook and/or twitter and are a part of a treatment center or know of someone who is part of a treatment center in the midsouth (TN, MS, AR), and want to be added to the reso...

July 19, 2017

My heart is full of gratitude, humility, joy and love.

I have had a few folks reach out to me lately. One woman (now a good friend) reached out for advice because I inspired her. Another woman reached out because she wants to hear my story, my journey that led me to sha...

July 17, 2017

After reading this woman's story, it shook me to my core. It affected me almost as much as the moment when I learned about Shelby's fatal overdose.

I felt her pain in such a way that sometimes I feel no one can understand. Alas, I know there are several people who compl...

July 14, 2017

Sometimes I feel like I'm the only grieving parent in the universe. I'm sure a lot of grieving parents feel that way.
As I read this article, I thought to myself, 'YES! I want to talk about Shelby! I want to tell you whatever you want to know!'

Talking about him helps h...

July 9, 2017

Making money off of other people's misery is evil. Promising addicts sobriety while making money off of them is diabolical.

Yet again, this particular situation in the fight against opioid addiction has left my heart hurting.

This must stop!

Please read about the fate o...

July 8, 2017

Please, if you have any info on this story, please come forward. 

If you don't have any info, please share and keep sharing.

This woman was a mother, a daughter, a friend, a cousin. She deserves justice. Just because she struggled with addiction does not mean her death (...

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