Surrey addictions officials say pandemic funding is wreaking havoc on those in recovery – Peace Arch News

Governments’ kindness taking its toll, recovery operators say
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Anxiety About The End Of Coronavirus Lockdown Is More Common Than You’d Think

With everyone else stuck at home, there’s no FOMO to lure you out of bed for a Sunday brunch when you’d really rather sleep in. Without a chatty co-worker at the desk next to you, your productivity is way up — and honestly, the WFH set-up is more…
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Bill Cleverley: Victoria’s homeless need more than harm-reduction help | Times Colonist

Years ago, while walking down Douglas Street, I spotted a panhandler with a sign that read: “Alcohol Research In Progress. Please Help.” I was amused, thinking to myself: “You’re sitting on the . . .
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