In Peoria, Men Struggling With Addiction Get Help And Hope From Teen Challenge Peoria

Find out how you can help them save even more lives

PEORIA, IL - According to the Rock River Times, here in Illinois, the death rate from synthetic opioids rose by 120% from 2014 to 2015. That's the third fastest rising death rate, according to the CDC. In fact, there were more deaths from opioid overdoses in 2014 than from all gun related causes. It's a crisis. Thankfully, in Peoria, hope has a face and a name, Teen Challenge Peoria--Men's Division. Everyday, they're helping men win the battle against all types of addiction.

Joining me now with how you can help them continue to achieve that goal is Rev. Randy Atchley, Teen Challenge Peoria Executive Director.

 

 


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