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Monroe is taking a stand against heroin.

Speakers and support groups gathered on Saturday to help those battling addiction.

Among the groups involved were Racing For Recovery, a group that promotes fitness as an alternative to addiction.

Support group member Deb Lewis said, "The stand against heroin, that is just a horrific drug and people need help. It's not just heroin. It's prescription medications, it's cocaine, it's marijuana. You name it, it's out there and it's readily available to our children."

To learn more  about Racing For Recovery, click here to visit their website.

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