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Alcohol recovery programs for homeless people

Friedner Diamond Wittman

Alcohol recovery programs for homeless people

a survey of current programs in the U.S.

by Friedner Diamond Wittman

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Published by National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Homeless persons -- Alcohol use -- United States.,
    • Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation -- United States.,
    • Alcoholism -- Treatment -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by Friedner D. Wittman, Patricia A. Madden.
      ContributionsMadden, Patricia A., National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5140 .W58 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination125 p. :
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2149460M
      LC Control Number88602181

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      Homeless Alcohol & Drug Programs British Columbia. Women’s Resource Society of the Fraser Valley Penny’s Place Abbotsford, BC Phone: Note: This is a 4 bedroom first stage housing . However, the unique needs of a changing homeless population require an integration of alcoholism and drug abuse recovery services with programs for women, adolescents, and the mentally ill. Alcohol- Cited by:

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