Summary: AUGUST 2008
We Are Not Asking Them to Hate Us...
We Want Them to Help Us
Findings of focus group studies
with pregnant drug users
in Regina, Saskatchewan
with Sarah Pedersen
Hunter, G., K. Donovan and N. Crowe-Salazar. "We Are Not Asking Them to Hate Us...We
Want Them to Help Us: Findings of focus group studies with pregnant drug users in Regina,
Saskatchewan." Poverty Papers 2, 2008. Regina, Saskatchewan: Social Policy Research Unit
(SPR), University of Regina. Regina Saskatchewan.
This paper, published and distributed by the Social Policy Research Unit (SPR), Faculty of Social
Work, University of Regina, is the second in a series of papers that describes and analyzes an
aspect of poverty in our society and offers perspectives for change. As with all SPR project
reports, these papers are not formally peer reviewed, and the views expressed herein are those of
the authors and not necessarily those of the University of Regina.