Where do Orthodox Jewish youth go when they stray from the fold and get involved with alcohol or drugs? In many cases, their families and the community won’t even acknowledge the problem. In Midwood, we find an organization that offers these young men a safe haven, food and recreation, counseling, and training.
From Brooklyn Independent Television?s HealthBeat Brooklyn, episode 52. Original airdate 05/03/2011. http://www.bricartsmedia.org/bit
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