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Hampshire, Mineral Get State Funding For Programs

November 28th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Both Hampshire and Mineral Counties will be getting some state grant money for programs in their areas.  Governor Jim Justice announced that over two million dollars in funding is going to West Virginia counties for comprehensive opioid and substance abuse programs.  Hampshire County will receive over $60,000 to improve mental health treatment and peer recovery services.  Hampshire will also receive almost $20,000 for Prevention Resource Officers in county schools while Mineral County will receive almost $40,000 for their schools.