King County Sheriff John Urquhart and addiction expert Dr. Gregory Jantz outlined the scope of the heroin crisis in King County and Western Washington, as well as the causes and difficulty in treating heroin and opioid addiction.

CLICK HERE to learn more about Dr. Jantz's treatment and recovery center, A Place of Hope

Here are other resources for addiction and recovery help:

Washington Recovery Help Line: 1-866-789-1511 (24 hour help for substance abuse, problem gambling, and mental health issues). CLICK HERE to visit their website

CLICK HERE to access the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services - Substance Abuse Treatment Services

CLICK HERE to find a NAR-ANON meeting in your area