Muscogee County Family Drug Court awarded $1.5M + grant to help residents fight addiction

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Families and individuals fighting drug addiction in Columbus will soon have more support available.

More than $1.5 million was awarded to the Muscogee County Family Drug Court from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

The family drug court provides support to adults ages 18 and older who are charged with drug-related non-violent crimes.

With the grant money, the court plants to enhance and expand services provided and increase its capacity to help more people.

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