East Kentucky Works Podcast

Episode 11: Addiction Recovery in Appalachia



Headquartered in Louisa, Ky., Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) has grown over the past three years to operate a network of 35 drug treatment programs in 13 Kentucky counties. The organization is currently treating approximately 1,100 people with addiction issues daily, and their efforts are gaining national attention.ARC Chief of Staff Matt Brown and Deputy Chief of Staff for Development and Projects Kayla Parsons join Eastern Kentucky CEP Industry Liaison Trish Adams to discuss addiction and how regional partnerships with organizations in sectors ranging from workforce and economic development to healthcare are making a difference in recovery. Learn more about ARC at https://www.arccenters.com/To learn more about EKCEP's mission to prepare, advance, and expand the workforce of Eastern Kentucky, log on to ekcep.org.Intro music from https://filmmusic.io"Sweeter Vermouth" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)