Consortium Initiatives

HRSA Rural Communities Opioid Response Program- Planning Grant

Ten of our partner agencies and programs applied and received grant funding for “The Kentucky River Community United for Restoring Resilience and Empowerment” (KyR-CURRE).

  • Primary goal is for community partners to come together and develop the tools, skills and strategies to aggressively reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with opioid use disorder (OUD).

  • Purpose is to support prevention, treatment for and recovery of substance use disorder, including OUD, in KRADD counties.

Tackling the Substance Use Problem as a Community: Kentucky River Counties Unite to Create a Solution 
This document is a summary of the findings and next steps for the Kentucky River communities in addressing substance use disorder.