Addiction Recovery Program in Murrells Inlet Extends Services
An addiction recovery program in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina is expanding its services into Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital.
By: Addiction Now
The addiction recovery program is run by Faces and Voices of Recovery (FAVOR) and Shoreline Behavioral Health. Together, they will join forces with the Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital to create an addiction recovery program that centers on recovery coaches.
FAVOR, one of the largest advocacy groups in the U.S., aims to reduce discrimination and let patients gain access to substance abuse treatment services. It has a network of recovery ambassadors across the country that offer educational seminars on addiction treatment and prevention. The organization consists of more than 25,000 people who aim to hasten laws and policies that enable addiction recovery and to help people across the country struggling with substance use disorders get into addiction recovery programs.
Shoreline Behavioral Health has been running substance abuse and behavioral health treatment programs since 1972. Shoreline's goal is to address the substance abuse in the community. (https://www.drugaddictionnow.com/
Its vision is to create a system of care that focuses on prevention. It wants to form a plan where there are enough avenues to help anyone that needs addiction treatment.
Tidelands Waccamaw Community is a 167-bed hospital that has been ranked as one of the best hospitals in the U.S. The facility offers inpatient and outpatient services as well as 24-hour emergency care. Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital, located in the facility, is the only known inpatient treatment center in the area.