The Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center (KIPRC), housed in the University of Kentucky College of Public Health, recently launched a new resource for people with substance use disorder (SUD), FindRecoveryHousingNowKY.org. It’s a free, searchable website that generates an individualized list of Kentucky recovery houses with immediate openings.
Yesterday, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear joined other state and community leaders and KIPRC representatives to officially announce the launch of the website.
“Our job is to provide help, hope and a hand to lead people out of the darkness of addiction and into the light — of acceptance, opportunity and community,” said Gov. Beshear. “Recovery housing is an integral part of this process. This website will allow those on their journey to recovery to access valuable resources faster than ever before.”
People who visit the site can confidentially locate safe, affordable recovery housing openings based on their needs and personal situation….