In NW Indiana, Four Cousins Dead From Overdose

Crown Point Indiana

Heroin Ravages Indiana Family A family in NW Indiana reflects on how four cousins all died from overdoses over the space of eight years, leaving behind heartbroken family and friends. Four Cousins Dead From Overdose As reported by NWI Times, “When you lose a child, it’s like no pain on earth.” Patricia Mead was talking about the passing… Read More

Indiana High School Sponsors Fentanyl Awareness After Overdose Death

Hancock County HS

Tragic High School Overdose Spurs Fentanyl Awareness Sessions Hancock County High School outside of Indianapolis is conducting fentanyl awareness sessions after a student overdosed and died earlier this year. As reported by CBS 4 Indy, students in Hancock County high schools are getting special lessons this week to teach them the realities of opioid addiction and overdose. The… Read More

Indiana Expands Medicaid Coverage for Addiction

Indiana Capitol

More Than 80,000 Addicts In Indiana Now Eligible for Expanded Care Across the nation, states are looking to expand Medicaid access to help fund the growing demands of the opioid crisis. As reported by Indiana Public Media, Indiana Medicaid will now cover residential treatment, detoxification and peer recovery services. The federal government approved the expanded coverage earlier this… Read More