CARA hit a snag this week when democrats pushed for an extra $920 million in funding to pay for additional treatment for addicts. That request was unsuccessful.
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The state says some of the money will be used to upgrade its drug monitoring program.
The funds are part of a $95 million initiative from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services distributing funds to federally-recognized clinics.
Ravenswood in Indianapolis held a community meeting to discuss how to deal with their growing heroin problem.
The state is developing treatment rules prompted by legislation which significantly limits how much drug addiction treatment medication patients can take home.
Bartholomew County is making a push to identify people who might have drug and alcohol addictions by screening them when they’re arrested for other crimes.