Whilst there does not exist something like a free rehabilitation, places funded by the government are from time to time made available to those who need serious support and exhibit adequate enthusiasm to achieve success. Funding is in extremely short supply and there are sadly many complicated procedures to go through.
For you to get into this option you are expected to go through a community treatment program before proceeding into rehab. The reason is to make sure that you're adequately stable in your alcohol or drug use prior to getting referred to rehabilitation and to evaluate your enthusiasm to achieve success.
Recognizing that acceptance is not immediate and there is a long and complicated process to deal with is very important. You will have to go to many interviews and have a lot of persistence, as we will show you below.
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.
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
The first thing is to schedule a meeting with your local alcohol or drug service
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
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 will also do their own assessment by interviewing you before you can start
Drug services and local authority will at this point work to get funds for your rehab
If you first need detox, your keyworker will suggest appropriate alternatives and timesheets and the beginning of your rehab and your detox appointments will be harmonized
You will go to rehab once the funding arrangements and start dates are finalized and detox if required, has been completed.