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Options for NHS

Tough And Lengthy


Even if free rehab isn't offered, some government-funded organizations are sometimes given as an option to individuals who need intensive assistance and those who manifest enough determination and drive to be well. Funding is in extremely short supply and there are sadly many complicated procedures to go through.

If you decide to follow this recourse, you will typically spend some time in community-based treatment prior to gaining admission to rehabilitation. It is ensured that you're sufficiently stable in your alcohol/drug use before being referred to rehab and to test your willingness and motivation to succeed.


It is essential to remember that direct accessibility isn't very likely; in fact, the procedure can even be a long and difficult one. As indicated below, you will be required to present in several series of dialogues; something which can demand a lot of perseverance.


Port of Call are unable to speed up this process, however we're glad to assist you to locate rehabilitation services in your local neighbourhood.


Accessing Nhs Rehab Services

  • You are to go through a stringent and tough process which calls for serious commitment and determination.
  • This process is most commonly very similar, but it can be different based on the area you reside in
  • You'll be required to schedule a meeting with your regional drug or alcohol services
  • You will be given a key worker that will determine whether you require detox and will proceed with the primary evaluation of your fitness for rehab
  • A local authority social services care manager or a local drugs service will assess you that is a community care assessment to find out whether you meet the local authority's eligibility criteria for residential treatment or not
  • The rehab facility also requires you to sit for an interview with them so as to assess you before they can accept you
  • The regional authority as well as drug service will then try to obtain financial support for your rehab centre
  • You keyworker will suggest you on suitable options and timescales if the detox is required first and your detox arrangements will be coordinated with your start date for rehab
  • As soon as the financial planning and start dates have been arranged and detox, if necessary, has been finished, you can already proceed to rehab.

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Free Nhs Outpatient Services

Various outpatient options for individuals with drug or alcohol abuse addictions are provided by the NHS.