Sesame Street Tackles Opioid Addiction

Video Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh
Published on October 11, 2019 - Duration: 00:20s

Sesame Street Tackles Opioid Addiction

Sesame Workshop is exploring the backstory of Karli, a bright green, yellow-haired friend of Elmo’s whose mother is battling addiction.

The initiative is part of the Sesame Street in Communities resources available online.


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