As it stands, the foundation says the hotline has received 10,000 calls ranging from requests for educational materials, treatment requests for detox, rehabilitation, sober living and outpatient centers. Additionally, 400 calls have resulted in patients being placed into treatment centers.
The 54-year-old has spoken candidly about her struggle with cocaine addiction. She previously described herself as a "functioning addict," telling Entertainment Tonight, "I would report to work on time and I walked in and all of my coworkers, and including my bosses, would know but instead of firing me, you see, I would grab my headphones and arrogantly walk into the studio and dare them fire me because I was making ratings... It's a miracle I was able to stop."
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