Voices of Hope

Stories of Strength in Addiction and Recovery


Real Stories About Drug Addiction and Drug Abuse


The day before Thanksgiving, nine years ago, I lost all happiness, peace of mind...and my daughter. Continue Reading

While growing up, my father had only two rules: I had to tell him where I was and I had to make sure I didn't get caught. Continue Reading

I found myself giving in to Samantha, letting her shoot heroin into my arms every day after practicing therapy for students at a posh, Catholic college. Continue Reading

That’s when I discovered the numbness that using gave...and it seemed easier to deal with life while I was high. Continue Reading

The choice to pick up an unhealthy addiction is yours...so the choice to drop it again is also yours. Continue Reading

I lost a sister while still using heroin, which led me to quickly sink further into my addiction. Simply put; I could not cope with it. Continue Reading
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