A new initiative aims to address the secondary effects of the opioid epidemic on children. The program expects to reach around 600 kids across Indiana, including here in the Evansville area.
The project's goal is to train mentors to support children living in homes with people addicted to opioids.
The Indiana Youth Institute (IYI) has been awarded $1.25 million for the project.
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[Image courtesy Indiana Youth Institute.]