Feds fund Chippewa Cree drug court
Last updated 11/21/2016 at 7:30pm
A fledgling program started in the last year to help resolve substance abuse issues at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation has received a shot in the arm.
Jolin Sunchild, project coordinator for the Chippewa Cree Tribal Adult Healing to Wellness Program, said this morning that a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration could help the drug court move toward its goal of curbing substance abuse issues at the reservation.
“We hope we can make a difference,” she said.
SAMHSA announced last week it made a $318,725...