Keith Lombard is a former heroin addict and alcoholic, now clean for 5 and 6 years, respectively, who now works in outreach and counseling at the South Boston Collaborative Center in the Old Colony Housing Project in South Boston, Massachusetts, USA.  Lombard's addiction started with a precription for painkillers after a 47-foot fall sustained while working as a carpenter in 2003. South Boston has the largest problem with heroin addiction in the Boston area. Andrew Square, at the border between South Boston and Dorchester with a Red Line T stop and close to downtown, is a hot spot for heroin usage, despite recent gentrification. There are a number of methadone clinics in the area, as well.
Keith Lombard is a former heroin addict and alcoholic, now clean for 5 and 6 years, respectively, who now works in outreach and counseling at the South Boston Collaborative Center in the Old Colony Housing Project in South Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Lombard's addiction started with a precription for painkillers after a 47-foot fall sustained while working as a carpenter in 2003. South Boston has the largest problem with heroin addiction in the Boston area. Andrew Square, at the border...
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