June 6th, 2015
Episode 83 of 149 episodes
The government has declared an ice epidemic, but users who want to go to rehab face long waiting lists unless they can afford costly private treatments. Recovering addicts speak to Background Briefing about their descent into addiction, and their recovery, while New Zealand’s emphasis on affordable treatment offers a model for others to follow. Anne Connolly reports.
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