Visit To The Freedom House

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and White House Drug Czar Jim Carroll were in Eastern Kentucky Monday afternoon.They visited a center in Manchester, called the Freedom House, which aims to help people fighting addiction and the impacts of the opioid crisis in Kentucky.”But today we are here celebrating. ‘Be not afraid. I am here.’ That is what VOA and Freedom House and those that are so passionate and Senator McConnell are all about,” said Carroll. “And under Leader McConnell’s direction, we have funded two dozen prevention programs focusing on kids 18 and under. People with Volunteers of America hope this will help to reduce Eastern Kentucky’s opioid epidemic.

Source: MG News

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