Duffy Health Center

Duffy Teen Addiction Treatment Program

“With this grant, Duffy Health Center will create an adolescent medication-assisted treatment program for teens with opioid addictions on Cape Cod.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Hyannis, MA
AMOUNT: $308,886 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2016
WEBSITE: http://newburyportyouthservices.com/www.duffyhealthcenter.org


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