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Photo caption 1: Charmin Gabbard looks at a bulletin board in her office at Connection Cafe— the Indiana Recovery Network regional recovery hub she runs in Connersville, Indiana.  After she was  released from prison in 2015, Gabbard did not have a driver’s  license and struggled to get to.  Gabbard said transportation is a huge barrier for many with a history of substance use. 

Darian Benson
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Side Effects Public Media
People in recovery for substance use disorder often need to attend medical appointments, recovery meetings or meet with a probation officer. But access to transportation can be a barrier to recovery.
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