"The number of older drug users in need of care will increase considerably"

Right now, the care sector is not prepared for this fact yet: drug addicts are getting much older than previously believed. At the same time, many typically age-related restrictions start to appear far earlier with them. This poses new challenges in health care provision.


Photo: Prof. Tanja Hoff

Prof. Dr. Dipl.-Psych. Tanja Hoff; © KatHO NRW

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