For Immediate Release
January 4, 2018
Contact: Jennifer Miller/Elizabeth Goodsitt (608) 266-1683
DHS Announces New Substance Use Treatment Options in High Need Areas
Four grants issued to expand services for treatment of opioid and methamphetamine addiction
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has awarded grants to four organizations to establish treatment services for opioid and methamphetamine addictions in areas of the state most in need of help.
“Accessible addiction services are a vital part of our plan to treat Wisconsin’s opioid and methamphetamine problems,” said DHS Secretary Linda Seemeyer. “People who are struggling with the chronic disease of addiction need supports close to home, to help them manage their recovery. This investment moves us closer to our vision of everyone living their best life.”
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