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Amy’s Place: Inside The Women-Only Rehab Centre, One Year On

Something amazing has been set up in response to something that was really tragic.

Little over a year ago, Amy’s Place opened its doors to women overcoming alcohol or drug addiction.

The house, which was set up by The Amy Winehouse Foundation in the late singer’s name, helps women get their life back on track.

The women-only rehabilitation service is the first of its kind, offering a pioneering programme aimed specifically at the needs of female addicts.

For many young women with issues around addiction can also be connected to other “complex needs” such as “domestic, physical, psychological or sexual abuse; from eating disorders; from low self-esteem and poor body image”.

“The aim of Amy’s Place is to kind of bridge the gap between rehabilitation services and independent living,” Project Manager Hannah Chrystal told HuffPost UK.

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