Drug Rehab Push

A TASKFORCE pushing for funding to set up a drug rehabilitation centre in Sunraysia believes an expert study will highlight the region’s acute need for more treatment services.

The Northern Mallee Local Drug Action Team has appointed Melbourne-based specialist consultancy firm 360Edge to conduct an evidence-based analysis of the need for drug and alcohol services across north-west Victoria.

The group expects the research to be complete by April, at which point it will begin lobbying the government for funding for services.

For more of this story, purchase your copy of Thursday's Sunraysia Daily 7-12-2017. To subscribe to our Digital Edition Click here

Smartphone
Tablet - Narrow
Tablet - Wide
Desktop