Group aims to stop addictions during pandemic

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 12, 2020 7:19 AM CT | Published: July 12, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Within an hour after the launch of a Saturday block party in Frayser, the Street Team for Overdose Prevention had signed up someone in need of rehab, leading one participant to call the event a success. 


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