Druglink article 1990 – The funding crisis for rehabs by David Tomlinson

Community care funding arrangements coming into force next April will decrease the guaranteed per-resident payment to residential drug projects and leave the bulk of the funding at the discretion of local authorities which may need to assess each applicant. Local authorities have not prioritised care for drug users so the result could be delayed admissions and closures. Thus, earmarking of drugs money must continue.

The funding crisis for rehabs (PDF)

Additional keywords: residential rehabilitation / community care