PACER Center was founded in 1977 by parents of children and youth with disabilities. It was formed with the mission of helping these young people and their parents and their families face the resulting challenges, and expand their opportunities. It remains staffed primarily by parents of children who have disabilities, and provides assistance to families; materials for both parents and professionals; and workshops and leadership in the ongoing effort to secure appropriate
Methadone may be touted as the only solution to heroin addiction, but that theory is flawed. The truth is, methadone treatment leads to methadone addiction, and for most people, that means a lifetime of maintenance.
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