Detox Unit Invites Referrals

Detox unit invites referrals
A nationally-funded detox unit for 15-to-21 year-olds with chemical dependence at the Aislinn Treatment Centre in Ballyragget, Co Kilkenny, which is the only service of its kind for this age group in Ireland, is now actively inviting referrals from GPs …
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Need for foster homes outpaces availability
A newborn girl spends her first weeks of life detoxing from methadone. An 8-year-old … Phone calls to overwhelmed Child Protective Services caseworkers go unreturned and court proceedings are delayed, along with behavioral health care for troubled kids.
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