Help shout from substance addict: Save me!
BATMAN - Ferdi Eren, who is trying to get rid of the illness of narcotic substance that he started to use in childhood in Batman, asked the authorities for help, saying, "Please save me from this substance."
Ferdi Eren (30), a resident of Batman Kultur Neighborhood, both himself and his family have suffered from the bad habit’s effects which he has been using for 15 years. Eren, asking for help from the authorities to get rid of this bad habit and to be treated, said, "Please save me from this substance."
Speaking to ILKHA Eren, since the age of 15 because of the drug used not to has a moment of peace, said his wife and 7-year-old daughter has to stay apart.
Stating that he wanted to get rid of the drug addiction and get back to his wife and child, Eren said he went to the Social Assistance and Solidarity Foundation to get rid of the drug but did not receive any positive answer.
Eren complained that the authorities of the Social Assistance and Solidarity Foundation have not interested in him at all, and therefore he is complained to them, calls on the authorities, especially Governor Ahmet Deniz, to extend his help to get rid of addiction.
Noting that his family had no financial situation, Eren said he wanted to be treated in Elaziğ or Malatya for long-term treatment.
"Gather the both youth and me who use drug"
Emphasizing that he wanted to be a reintegrate into the society, Eren said, "I have been using substance since I was 15, I am 30 now. I am married for 8 years, I have a daughter of 7 years, I wanted to get rid of the substance and therefore I did not receive any support for Social Assistance. I call out to the health institutions, the county governor and the county police officers from here, reintegrate young people me into the society who is addicted to this drug. We want our state reintegrate to our children. I am now separated from my wife and my child because of the use of the substance.
Addressing to young people who used drugs, Eren said: "Using drugs takes our lives, our partners, our children, our mothers, our parents, and all of thing. The moment we are finished, everything comes to our mind. But at that moment everything is done. No one benefited from this way. Always faced bad things.”
"I want to get rid of this substance"
Eren added that he could only get rid of the substance using the help of the authorities, and finally he used the following expressions: "I have 12 years of experience as a waitress, my career is very good but because I am addicted to drugs I can not be productive at work. There is also no job opportunity in Batman. I wish the authorities hear my voice so I can be a good person. We are 18 brothers and sisters and my father is able bring up the family with his pension. If my father land me 100 TL means my brothers will be hungry at home. I explained this through Social Assistance, and I am still wanting. I can’t wait anymore. I want they reintegrate me into the society. I call to the Governor, to save me and reintegrate me into the society, our state will earn one human. I want to get rid of this substance. I can not do anything because of substance addiction. This substance lacked me up.”
Abdulğafur Eren, father of Ferdi, pointed out of their poor financial situation which they can’t afford his son’s necessaries and call for from authorities. (ILKHA)