A new program has been added to the toolbox of Vigo County agencies attempting to help people caught in the grip of opioid addiction.

The program is so new, in fact, only three people have been moved into the Vigo County Community Corrections unit set aside for the 90-day medication-assisted program.

Funded by a grant from the Indiana Department of Correction, the program is a partnership between the Vigo County Jail, Vigo County Community Corrections and Hamilton Center.

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