Drug cash splash welcome as users wait months for rehab

By Blair Thomson
Updated December 10 2015 - 3:46pm, first published 12:00pm
TIMELY: Dr Alan Fisher says quickly getting drug users into treatment is vital to them getting off drugs. Users often wait months to access rehab clinics on the Border due to the limited number of beds. Picture: ELENOR TEDENBORG
TIMELY: Dr Alan Fisher says quickly getting drug users into treatment is vital to them getting off drugs. Users often wait months to access rehab clinics on the Border due to the limited number of beds. Picture: ELENOR TEDENBORG

ICE users are doing as much damage to themselves in 18 to 24 months as alcoholics do over 10 or 20 years, according to a North East rehabilitation worker.

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