A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guest: Keith Giles, executive director and founder of First Step Recovery Homes Inc. of McKeesport.
Topic: Treating men with drug and alcohol addictions, and bringing them back into productive roles in society
How discussed: How do addictions take hold? Why are drugs and alcohol so attractive for people living in the Mon Valley? How does First Step Recovery Homes help? What are future strategies that First Step plans to use to provide job training and workforce development for people recovering from addictions?
Re-broadcast from 7-29-2016
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.09MB - Duration: 29:36 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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