Even if free rehab isn't offered, some government-funded organizations are sometimes given as an option to individuals who need intensive assistance and those who manifest enough determination and drive to be well. Funding can be really inadequate and regrettably, there are number of screenings to go through.
If you want to go for this option, generally, you are required to devote a certain amount of time in community-based programmes prior to being considered for rehab. This is designed to make sure that your drug or alcohol use is stabilized and to also test your drive and focus in succeeding before being sent into rehab.
It's crucial to take into consideration that on-the-spot admission is impossible and the process is complex and long. As will be demonstrated here, you are required to go through a number of interviews and a lot of patience is needed.
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 will need to follow a strict and diligent process that comes with a lot of dedication and determination.
Depending on the area you live you may find a difference between process, but they are usually along these lines
You'll be required to schedule a meeting with your regional drug or alcohol services
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 facility also requires you to sit for an interview with them so as to assess you before they can accept you
Then there will be an attempt to provide funding for your rehab centre by your local authority and drug service
In the case that detoxification is first required, your keyworker will guide you on appropriate possibilities and timescale and your detoxification preparations will be organised with the commencement date for your rehabilitation
You will go to rehab once the funding arrangements and start dates are finalized and detox if required, has been completed.