The state commission overseeing distribution of $478 million in opioid-settlement funds in Kentucky has scheduled a series of town-hall meetings to discuss drug addiction, treatment and recovery in the state.
The Opioid Abatement Advisory Commission also announced at its Aug. 29 meeting that it plans to open an online application portal for addiction programs wanting to apply for aid by Oct. 15.
Sept 19: Pikeville – The Overlook, 891 Bob Amos Dr.
Sept. 27: Ashland – The Train Depot, 99 15th St.
Oct. 11: Hazard – The Forum, 101 Bulldog Lane
Oct. 18: Covington – Kenton Co. Government Center, 1840 Simon Kenton Way
Nov. 9: Bowling Green – WKU, 2355 Nashville Road
Nov. 29: Paducah – Convention Center, 415 Park St.