The faces of an opioid crisis

St. Catharine's Standard, September 27, 2017

Heart-wrenching pain and frustration in a system they say failed their children brought five women to Niagara’s public health committee meeting Tuesday.

Each of the women, including Jennifer Johnston, Sandi Walker Tantardini, Wilma Thompson, Ann Minors and Judith Rossman, carried photographs of their adult children who died far too young — falling victim to the opioid crisis that has been sweeping through Canada.

The faces of an opioid crisis