Local Briefs

New clinic opens for substance abuse treatment

Posted: Jun. 17, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- Family Guidance Centers, Inc., a nonprofit behavioral health care organization that treats and prevents substance use disorder, has opened a medication-assisted treatment clinic in Quincy.

The clinic, 727 Broadway, is open from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday to provide patients with telephone and walk-in screening to determine appropriateness and eligibility for services.

The facility offers outpatient substance use disorder treatment, recovery support services, medication-assisted treatment, community education, clinical assessment and toxicology testing.

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Hannibal Jaycees plan Christmas parade Dec. 7

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Business

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Local Briefs

Quincy Housing Authority opening Section 8 wait list this month

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