Esgenoôpetitj needs rehab facility, says drug counsellor

Drug counsellor Leo Bartibogue has been working around the clock to counsel people in his community. He believes Esgenoopetitj needs its own drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility

Theresa Bonnell’s 35-year-old niece, Ann Marie Lambert, died the evening of April 11, after taking pills that may have contained fentanyl. Drug addiction touches a lot of people in Esgenoopetitj First Nation, Bonnell says.