From the February 1980 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Native Canadians Stinted?

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

WINNIPEG, MAN.--A Manitoba sociologist says he has found evidence Canadian provinces spend half as much money on the treatment of alcoholics who are natives as on white victims of the same disease.

Angus Reid, professor of social and preventive medicine, University of Manitoba medical school, analyzed services, facilities, clientele, and budget structures of 367 services and institutions in Canada....

-- Manfred Jager