Demand for addiction treatment in Finland doubled in 2020

Ehkäisevä päihdetyö (EYHT), a substance use prevention organisation in Finland, has reported that the number of people seeking addiction treatment increased by 40% in 2020 compared with 2019. The organisation reported receiving more than 17,000 requests for help between January and November 2020.

Source: https://www.helsinkitimes.fi/finland/news-in-brief/18449-twice-as-many-requests-for-substance-abuse-counselling-as-last-year.html