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Raising Up Story of the Month
You Gave Dashawn a Safe Haven… and Hope!
Dashawn never imagined she’d be in a battle with addiction. But when her mother passed away suddenly, she found herself turning to alcohol to ease the pain. “I was hurting and I was coping with the alcohol,” she says. “It was my solution. I started drinking more and more as a way of grieving, and I went from being a social drinker to an addict.” In time, Dashawn started missing work because of the drinking. She eventually lost her job, ...