Governor Bevin's office announces new strategy to help combat addiction

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FRANKFORT, Ky (WBKO)--- Governor Bevin's Office has announced a new strategy to help combat addiction that includes a website for those struggling with addiction to find treatment, and a PSA contest for high schoolers to help promote the website.

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People battling heroin and opioid addictions can now go to a single website to find an open treatment bed. Find Help Now Kentucky has real-time information about which treatment centers have openings anywhere in the state.

The governor's office also announced a PSA campaign contest to promote the new website. Public, private and home schooled students of high school age can go to this website to enter the contest and create a PSA to promote Find Help Now Kentucky.

The winning PSA will run on Television stations all across the Commonwealth including on WBKO.

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