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Seventh annual Voices of Hope overdose awareness day set for August 24 at Lexington’s Jacobson Park

Voices of Hope is hosting the seventh annual Overdose Awareness Day event to celebrate recovery and support those impacted by substance use disorder. The event will also offer support to people who have lost loved ones to overdose. Planned for August 24 at Jacobson Park in Lexington, the event will feature multiple speakers, including:

Voices of Hope opens new Recovery Community Center in Lexington with grand opening on Jan. 17

Voices of Hope, a local recovery community organization, has opened a Recovery Community Center in downtown Lexington. The new center, located in Suite 101 of 450 Old Vine Street, will have its grand opening on Jan. 17 from 10-11 a.m., with the official ribbon-cutting at 10:30 a.m. The Voices of Hope Recovery Community Center is a recovery-oriented sanctuary anchored in the heart of the Lexington....

AT&T contributes $10,000 to Voices of Hope to support students living with addiction

AT&T and Voices of Hope are working together to support Central Kentucky students in recovery from drug addiction, by providing college scholarships funded in part by AT&T’s $10,000 contribution. The Voices of Hope “Living Proof” scholarship is a $1,000 award for a student in long-term recovery who is currently enrolled at a trade school, college or university in Central Kentucky. The...

AT&T provides Aspire initiative grant for scholarships to Voices of Hope students in long-term recovery

AT&T and Voices of Hope are working together to support area students in recovery from drug addiction. The initiative will benefit students in recovery from addiction by providing college scholarships funded in part by AT&T’s $10,000 contribution. AT&T supports the project as part of AT&T Aspire, the company’s initiative to help provide access to education and training people...

Voices of Hope offers $1,000 scholarship to support student in long-term recovery program

Voices of Hope, a Lexington-based advocacy group for people impacted by addiction, will award an academic scholarship to a student in long-term recovery who is pursuing post-secondary education in Central Kentucky. Students who have passed the one-year mark in a recovery program and completed one semester of college are eligible for the $1,000 Living Proof Scholarship. The scholarship, funded through...

Voices of Hope hosting fourth annual event to raise awareness about overdose prevention

In memory of lives lost, to raise awareness about overdose prevention, and to celebrate the hope found in recovery, Voices Of Hope-Lexington, Inc. and its community partners are sponsoring this fourth annual event in Jacobson Park on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Over 100 event volunteers will be on hand to host more than 300 anticipated participants. Guests should follow event signs...