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Unlicensed sober homes pop up all of the time, they aren't tracked by the state of California,... more »
posted 12/11/19
"If you have a loved one struggling with addiction and you’re looking for a safe place to send... more »
posted 04/01/19

Susie Steimle's Work

Every day Wendy McEntyre gets a call from parents who have lost children in addiction treatment in California. She wants to see more accountability in a system that’s operating with little to no oversight, with deadly consequences.
The average 30-day stay at a California rehab costs families $40,000. It’s expensive and often highly risky. We’ve learned hundreds of patients are dying in detox.