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Healthy and Free TN's Legislative Agenda 2015

By Dana Asbury on 19-February-15 13:19. Comments (0)
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Healthy and Free Tennessee is excited to be a strong voice for the needs of women and families during the 2015 general assembly and we have a lot of work ahead of us! Please join us for a Lobby Day on the Hill on March 4, 2015. Meet legislators one-on-one.

SisterReach and HFTN Joint Statement: State Mandated Drug Program Fails Women in Poverty

By Allison Glass on 22-January-15 15:54. Comments (196)
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“We cannot expect mothers struggling with drug addiction to be successful in their rehabilitation if they are forced into situations - in a recovering economy – causing unnecessary stress and anxiety for them. The punitive measures are already insufficient and out of step with medical expertise. Factor in poverty and a criminal record and you have barriers for mothers to succeed,” said Cherisse A. Scott, founder & CEO of SisterReach.
 

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