News

At This Camp, Children of Opioid Addicts Learn to Cope and Laugh – NPR – October 9, 2019

Children are often called the hidden casualties of the opioid epidemic. They carry a lot of secrets and shame. The majority of children at Camp Mariposa in Dayton, Ohio, have parents who are addicted to opioids…All of these children have experienced trauma, sometimes abuse and neglect, and a growing number are in foster care. These children often struggle to reconcile the loving parents they remember with who they have become. Read More

Pin It on Pinterest