While headlines frequently highlight the struggles of white suburban and rural populations, they glaringly overlook the escalating crisis within Black communities. Charleston, WV, is a glaring testament to the racial disparities in opioid-related fatalities and the disproportionate solutions offered.
by Erin Beck, writing for the “When All Are Counted” Project-
It’s expensive to be poor, as the saying goes.
by Amelia Ferrell Knisely This story discusses suicide. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please contact the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255). More than 3,000 kids went to West Virginia University Medicine’s emergency rooms for mental health care last year during Read more…