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Reducing Harm, Saving Money: Results from a Managed Alcohol Program in Ontario

Giving alcohol to treat problems with alcohol may seem pretty controversial to some. However, this may be exactly what is needed to address a problem experienced by those with severe alcohol dependence and homelessness. People who have chronic relapsing problems with alcohol that have not been responsive to abstinence-based treatment seem to have better outcomes in a managed alcohol program.