From the January 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Profitable Program

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Employee alcoholism programs operated by the Philadelphia Police and Fire Departments are saving the city money, according to a cost benefit study made by the National Council on Alcoholism--Delaware Valley Area, Inc.

The results showed that the city's police department had more than recovered the costs of the counseling program in savings resulting from recovered alcoholic...

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