New treatment center opens for pregnant women and mothers


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – A new addiction treatment center for pregnant women and mothers opened in Evansville on Friday.

The Evansville Fresh Start Recovery Center has more than 20 beds.

It’s located on West Buena Vista Rd. and has been renovated to help provide a stable environment for women to receive treatment.

Officials said the new program will help keep those mothers and their children together during the recovering process.

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(This story was originally published on August 2, 2019)

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