Story: Drugs

Prue's story

In this short film a former methamphetamine user describes how she became addicted to the drug and the terrible effects that this had on her life. The film appeared on the Methhelp website (http://www.methhelp.org.nz/), which was produced by the New Zealand Drug Foundation. There have been a number of organisations, both public and private, which have done outstanding work in New Zealand to assist drug users to break their habit and reconstruct their lives.

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Jock Phillips, 'Drugs - Legal and social response to drugs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/39581/prues-story (accessed 7 December 2019)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 Sep 2013