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for Independent Weekly Vol. 12 Issue 36, Sept 1994
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In the 1990s, heroin use, which had declined in Durham, increased, placing a strain on the city's criminal justice system and substance abuse programs. The heroin problem is one that crosses boundaries of age, sex, and race.
Threshold, an East Durham rehabilitation program for the seriously mentally ill, seeks to improve the quality of life of its members and to prevent unnecessary hospitalization.