People reaching out for help via hotline is increasing
MADISON, Wis.– Coaches say they’re optimistic that they’re helping people navigate the hardships of the pandemic.
Safe Communities recovery coach supervisor Kristina Vaccaro said she lost her close friend to an overdose during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“She was very close to me. She was in recovery and she experienced a relapse and she passed away. She was really involved in all of our events and our overdose campaign that we do in August. She was always there and helping. So this is really tough.” READ MORE