Southeastern PA

Opiod overdose survivors gain support system in Bucks County

BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. - The Independence Blue Cross Foundation joined state and local leaders today in announcing $650,000 in funding to support drug use recovery.

The money will help staff from the"Warm Hand-Off" program, which allows certified recovery specialists to assist survivors and their families as they prepare for recovery after an overdose.

The money will also track the program's outcomes and continue its improvement. 

DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links, images, inappropriate language, or memes may be removed by the moderator.  Job listings and similar posts are likely automated SPAM messages from Facebook and are not placed by WFMZ-TV.

This Week's Circulars

Southeastern PA News

Latest From The Newsroom