I Had a Stroke at 24

I had a Stroke at 24
After a spell in Intensive Care, I spent the next eight months in a rehab centre in Melbourne. As a former therapist, I'd learned to be patient-focused and thought I knew what to expect. However, nothing had prepared me for being so vulnerable and … Read more on The Australian Women’s Weekly

South east drug and alcohol rehab facility faces financial crisis
If the facility closed, Mr Helyard said south-east residents would be forced to travel to Adelaide or Melbourne for treatment, but said the Naracoorte facility was unique because of its rural location. "The beauty of Karobran is that it's isolated, it … Read more on ABC Local

Pilot drug and alcohol treatment program producing promising results
ELIZABETH JACKSON: treatment facilities around Australia say they're struggling to cope with increasing demands for their services. … hefty prices for treatment. But a new program being trialled in Melbourne is showing promising results. Read more on ABC Online

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