She was born addicted to heroin. Her son was taken from her when she was 16. But Trinka Kent's story is one of hope — both for herself and for the former prisoners she now works with.
There are many good private alcohol and drug treatment providers, but lack of regulation means some unethical practices are being uncovered. Here's what you should know about treatment.
For Edward Daly, who was at a rehab centre on the NSW Central Coast to get over his ice, alcohol and gambling addictions, having his partner involved in his recovery made all the difference.