- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 2, 2015

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has announced $250,000 in grants to two organizations for substance abuse treatment programs.

The grants are part of the Justice Reinvestment Treatment Supervision program. Tomblin says the initiative aims to help those struggling with addiction return to their families, communities and jobs.

United Summit Center Inc. was awarded $180,000 for two outpatient and intensive outpatient sites in Monongalia and Randolph counties. Monongalia also will get a community engagement specialist and a recovery coach.

Jefferson County Day Report Center Inc. is getting $70,000 for two recovery coach positions that will serve residents of Berkeley, Jefferson, Mineral and Morgan counties.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide