Mercy College of Ohio awarded over $740K to enhance treatment for substance abuse

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TOLEDO, Ohio — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is providing a boost to Mercy College of Ohio to help promote recovery.

The department's Health Resources and Services Administration awarded $740,998 to improve the Community Health Worker program and add more peer support specialists who can work with families impacted by substance abuse.