Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, substance abuse treatment centers have seen a sharp decline in clients. With significantly reduced populations, these facilities are struggling to remain open.
Social distancing protocols are reducing available space in treatment centers. The costs for protective gear and disinfecting agents have taken a big bite out of many facility budgets. Some centers have reduced residential treatment capacity by as much as 30 percent.Continue reading “Spiking Alcohol Sales and Declining Rehab Enrolment”