Allen County launches substance abuse recovery pilot project

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – County commissioners say s ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, July 12, will help usher in Allen County’s most ambitious effort yet to combat substance abuse in the community.

The pilot project is authorized under Senate Enrolled Act 510 which was passed during the 2017 session of the Indiana General Assembly.

Representatives from Allen Superior Court, Allen Circuit Court, Allen County Community Corrections, Allen County Adult Probation, the Allen County Board of Commissioners, the Lutheran Foundation, Park Center, Redemption House, and Shepherd’s House worked collectively for over two years to bring the project to fruition.