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Teen substance use treatment center in East Palo Alto shutters after few show up for services

Original post made on Apr 15, 2021

In 2018, San Mateo County launched a substance abuse treatment clinic in East Palo Alto for troubled youth, but it failed to draw many teens in need of drug treatment and shuttered last year.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 2:17 PM

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Posted by Mireia
a resident of another community
on Apr 15, 2021 at 12:56 pm

Mireia is a registered user.

It’s very sad to see a community partner have to shutter their doors, but glad to see they will still be offering services in East Palo Alto.

Adolescent Counseling Services (ACS) has an outpatient program, our Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment program, that offers assessments, outpatient services, and caregiver support to youth ages 10-25 and their family members on a sliding scale. We offer virtual services right now, but also maintain offices in Palo Alto and Redwood City. We are open and available, please contact us at our intake line if you or a loved one needs support! 650.424.0852 x108.

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