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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1959 July

In Roanoke, Va., Health Department Official Details Treatment Options for Virginia Alcoholics

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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Online; Video; Streaming Video; Anchor Script
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1 min., 35 sec.
In Roanoke, Va., an official from the Virginia Department of Health's Bureau of Alcoholic Studies gives an estimate of the number of alcoholics living in Virginia and lists the locations and details of both in-patient and out-patient rehabilitation centers throughout the state. The official shares the health department's hope to expand the state's treatment program to ensure that all alcoholics have access to a rehabilitation center within a reasonable distance.
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