Blue Cross foundation awards grants for health training, legal clinic and opioid education

The Advocate - The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation has awarded three $10,000 grants that could help establish a medical legal clinic, an opioid abuse education program for teens and train health care professionals to help those facing unplanned pregnancies.

The awards were made under the foundation's New Horizon grant fund, which invests in new and innovative solutions to persistent health, education and quality of life issues in Louisiana.