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Funding Project

McGehee ORT

McGehee Police Department

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Project Number
ARORP23-125
Project Type
Overdose Response Team (ORT)
Project Description
Funding for Overdose Response Team for the McGehee Police Department. Consisting of salaries for a dedicated Overdose Investigator and Peer Recovery Specialist to respond to overdoses within their jurisdiction and to provide community support and education to substance use disorder issues. Two-year project with sustainability plan at conclusion.
Current Cities
County
Ashley County Bradley County Chicot County Desha County Drew County
Start Date
09/1/23
End Date
09/1/25
Funding Amount
$365,666.28
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