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County to receive funding for opioid recovery and mental health crises programs

ITHACA, N.Y.—Kicking off the monthly Health and Human Services Committee meeting was an update about settlement payments that Tompkins County will be receiving from the New York State Association of Counties (NYSAC) for opioid recovery and prevention programs. The settlements stem from lawsuits resolved late last year regarding pharmaceutical companies’ knowledge of the harmful impacts […]