Native America Calling
Tue March 4, 2014
Heroin in Native America
Wed. 3/5 11a: Actor Phillip Seymour Hoffman died of an apparent heroin overdose last month at his apartment in New York City. Heroin overdoses are a rising concern in cities and towns across the United States.
Some tribes are facing the difficult challenge of addressing heroin addiction with limited resources for both law enforcement and treatment.
Has heroin addiction touched your community? What do you think needs to be done to address heroin and prescription drug abuse?
Guests include: Walter Lamar (Blackfeet Nation of Montana), president and CEO of Lamar Associates.