On Chicago’s Near West Side, there’s a place where drug-addicted mothers can attempt to get sober while living with their children.
The Women’s Treatment Center opened in 1991 in response to the crack epidemic but now caters to a wide variety of addicted women.
This week, we listened to stories from mothers attempting to get sober.
Later in the show, we heard about how a new Whole Foods is impacting the Englewood community.
The Barber Shop Show airs Sundays at 9am on Vocalo 91.1FM. You can also stream live at vocalo.org. In addition, the show rebroadcasts on Sundays at 3pm on WBEZ 91.5FM.