News of Interest: Agency Helps Kids After Death of Parent or Sibling

[June 26, 2018 — WGCU, Fort Meyers, FL] In Helping Kids After the Loss of a Parent or Sibling to Opioids, Mike Kiniry and Julie Glenn of “Gulf Coast Live” interview the founder and CEO of Valerie’s House, an organization working to help families and children struggling with loss that has seen a spike in the number of kids who need help following the overdose death of a parent or sibling. Also interviewed are people who have been helped by Valerie’s House, including a father of two young children whose wife overdosed a few years ago and a 15 year old who recently lost her sister to an opioid overdose.

News of Interest” links readers to stories and information related to grief after a death from substance use.

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