A rendering of the didgwálič Wellness Center in Anacortes, Washington. Image: didgwálič Wellness Center
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Swinomish Tribe set to open substance abuse treatment center in Washington





The Swinomish Tribe is opening a substance abuse treatment center in Washington.

The didgwálič Wellness Center will provide a comprehensive set of services to people addicted to opioids and other substances. Treatment, child care and support groups are among the offerings at the facility, located in the city of Anacortes.

“We are the only opioid treatment center to offer all these services within four walls,” John Stephens, the executive director of the center, told The Anacortes American.

The tribe is hosting a grand opening on November 15.

Read More on the Story:
Opioid treatment center to open soon (The Anacortes American October 11, 2017)
Swinomish addiction clinic to open next month (The Skagit Valley Herald October 7, 2017)

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