Northern New England’s Heroin Crisis

Feb 12, 2014

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Long a problem in New England and around the country, heroin has recently caused a rise in overdose deaths and drug-related crime, and increased concern over contamination.  We’ll find out what’s fueling this increase, how it’s affecting our region and different strategies states are adopting to combat it.


* New Futures is launching a series of conversations around substance abuse in New Hampshire, starting next week.