Research-to-Action

Women-only recovery experiment: Did it work or not?

The Tyee
Tuesday, December 18, 2012

For Sherri Johnstone, resident at the Rainier Women's Treatment Centre in the Downtown Eastside, the last two weeks have brought on some tearful goodbyes. As Health Canada funding for the four-year pilot project ceased Dec. 1, Johnstone and the Rainier's 37 current residents are adjusting to immediate cuts in staff and programming...