Dating a ex heroin addict
No one can tell you when it’s time to call it quits except you.
You don’t want to give up on a person you love – after all, they must be in there somewhere – but if the relationship is making one or both of you sick despite your best efforts, it may be time to leave.
For example, you’ll likely need to avoid drinking or using drugs around your partner.
If you go to parties or events where alcohol is being served, you may need to leave early or offer additional support.
If they are in recovery, how long have they stayed sober?
Are they actively working a program of recovery (e.g., participating in self-help support meetings, counseling or an aftercare program)?