Facilities funded by government are sometimes available to addicts that are in need of extensive support and that display enough desire and motivation to overcome their addiction, even though we still can't talk about free treatment. 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. This has to happen so your desire and drive to succeed are examined and to make sure that you are stable enough in your substance use before going to rehab.
It is important to keep in mind that the process is lengthy and convoluted and immediate access is not possible in this regard. You will require a lot of practice and need to attend lots of interviews as you will see below.
Port of Call cannot intervene to make the process faster but we are willing to assist you in getting into a rehab within your locality.
The Process Of Accessing Nhs Rehab
You'll be required to adhere to a stringent procedure that will require much dedication and resolve.
Depending on the area you live you may find a difference between process, but they are usually along these lines
Making appointments to see your area alcohol and drug services officers
Your designated key worker will conduct a preliminary evaluation of your aptness for rehab and at the same time determine if you would need to undergo detox
Going through an assessment conducted by local authorities, local drug service officials or a social services manager who are checking to see if you meet the eligibility standards for inpatient treatment in your area
The rehab may as well conduct an interview and do their own evaluation before you can begin
The regional authority as well as drug service will then try to obtain financial support for your rehab centre
Where detox is necessary first, the key worker advices on good options and timelines which will be aligned to the date you are to begin your rehab
Once your detox, if needed, is finished and the funding contracts and beginning dates are provided, you will start your rehab.