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Local Nonprofit To Receive Federal Grant To Combat Veteran Opioid Abuse

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- A local nonprofit is getting a federal grant to help veterans struggling with opioid abuse.

The Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard is getting a $100,000 grant.

They will create an opioid response program and help connect veterans with local treatment options.

Some of the money will also go towards education and prevention initiatives.

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