I was either going to end up in jail, dead or recovered.
Opioid use disorder can happen to anyone. Through treatment with medication, recovery can too.
– Cassidy, Fayette County
John’s addiction began when his doctor prescribed opioids for pain management. After years of depriving himself and his family, he made a phone call that would change his life.
A proud mom and restaurant manager today, Bailey has come a long way since first using drugs at the age of 14. Hear why she says treatment with medication made it all possible.
Find a treatment center
If you or someone you know is struggling with opioid use disorder, don’t put off treatment any longer. You’re not alone and recovery is possible. Visit dhhr.wv.gov/office-of-drug-control-policy/help/ to locate the treatment center closest to you. 1‑844‑HELP4WV offers call, text, or chat options for immediate help.