Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office partnering with drug abuse initiative
10/13/2021 | 8:56 p.m.
BENTON - A local Sheriff's Department is partnering with a Southern Illinois drug abuse initiative to guide those who are seeking recovery from substance abuse.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office announced on Wednesday a new partnership with Take Action Today of Southern Illinois.
Take Action Today is a faith based community organization that utilizes recovery coaches to support, encourage, mentor, and guide those who are recovering from substance abuse.
The program will involve both walk in referrals to the Safe Passage Initiative as well as services provided to inmates already incarcerated in the Franklin County Jail.