The counties adding programs are Allen, Johnson, Monroe, Vigo and Tippecanoe.
This session, lawmakers allocated more money to treatment of the drug epidemic than to prevention. Gov. Holcomb says that doesn’t mean Ind. is losing the fight.
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price referred to medication-assisted treatment for addiction as “substituting one opioid for another.”
NPR reports a leaked document shows President Trump's budget proposal reduces funding for the Office of National Drug Control Policy by about 94 percent.
The $376,000 grant will be used to develop a new model for training social workers specializing in substance abuse.
Indianapolis' mayor is proposing a slate of criminal-justice changes aimed at steering mentally ill and drug-addicted suspects into treatment instead of jail.
The temporary group was created to respond to the growing drug abuse epidemic. Now, a new commission will take its place.
A new study from the nonprofit Mental Health America puts Indiana 45th in the nation when it comes to mental health care.
A group of Indiana lawmakers is recommending the General Assembly take up a draft bill that would offer addiction treatment to certain misdemeanor offenders.
The county health department will work with the Indiana Recovery Alliance to fund and operate the program, which will consist of a mobile unit.