From the April 1974 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Women's Recovery Home

Unfortunately, halfway houses for women are still so rare that their existence constitutes news. The Women's Rehabilitation Association of San Mateo County, Calif., operates such a recovery home, as well as an alcoholism center.

Incorporated in July 1970, the association has two aims: (1) to promote public understanding of alcohol abuse and, through preventive education and early intervention, to limit its destructiveness; (2) to operate a residence for women.

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