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A Framework for the response to alcohol and drug problems in Ontario.

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Published by Ministry of Health, Ontario in [Toronto, Ont.] .
Written in English



  • Ontario


  • Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Ontario -- Planning.,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment -- Ontario -- Planning.,
  • Drug abuse -- Ontario -- Prevention -- Planning.,
  • Alcoholism -- Ontario -- Prevention -- Planning.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesModel for estimating required service capacities for additional treatment programs in Ontario.
ContributionsMauro, Debi., Ontario. Ministry of Health., Ontario. Working Group for Alcohol and Drug Problems.
LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/12034 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination2, 39, 62 p. :
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1803800M
ISBN 100772947880
LC Control Number89209369

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