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"We Are Someone's Loved One"

Andres has a growth mindset, something he gained as a direct result of his substance use disorder and recovery.
Andres
Andres

 

Andres says there’s one simple ask we can make to support our community members working to manage their medical conditions, including substance use disorder: "How can I help you today?”

It feels good to know someone cares, and one compassionate conversation can help someone on their path. Learn more tools at UnshameCA.org. #TogetherToEndStigma

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