New support group for loved ones of addicts starting up in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Tuesday night in Baton Rouge, a new support group will meet for the first time. The group is called PAL, or Parents of Addicted Loved Ones.

The group is being led by a local mother who lost her son to a heroin overdose.

The group is open to any loved ones of addicts, including spouses.

Meetings are scheduled for every Tuesday at O'Brien House, located at 446 N 12th St. It's completely confidential and registration is not required.

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