HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Sept. 15 A BetterTomorrow Treatment Center Inc., the behavioral healthcare subsidiary ofForterus Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: FTER), has acquired an additional facility,boosting the clinic's capacity by 13 percent.
"We have been running at full capacity for the past couple of weeks, sothe additional space will enable us to accommodate the rising demand for ABetter Tomorrow's treatment services," said Paul Howarth, CEO of Forterus. Hesaid A Better Tomorrow's patients will begin using the new facility onWednesday.
"Our facilities manager, Charles Anderson, did a great job in increasingour capacity in short period of time," Howarth continued.
In addition to acquiring more space for residential treatment of drug,alcohol and gambling addictions, A Better Tomorrow has hired additionalpersonnel, boosting its workforce by 2 percent.
"We provide a public service by helping people break the chain ofaddiction, but our growth is also enabling us to provide additional employmentopportunities during a down economy," Howarth said.
Murrieta, Calif.-based A Better Tomorrow Treatment Center Inc. isaccredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities(CARF), placing it in the top 5 percent of drug and alcohol treatment centersin California.
Forterus, Inc. and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities,including thoroughbred breeding and racing, drug and alcohol rehabilitation,and finance. For more information on Forterus and A Better Tomorrow, pleasevisit their respective websites at www.forterus.com, www.abttc.com, andwww.genrecovery.net.
Application of the Safe Harbor of the Private Securities Litigation ReformAct of 1995: This press release contains, and Forterus may from time to timemake, written or oral "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of theU.S. federal securities laws, which are made pursuant to the safe harborprovisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Allforward-looking statements rely on a number of assumptions concerning futureevents and are subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, many ofwhich are outside Forterus's and/or its subsidiaries control that could causeactual results to differ materially from such statements. In particular,statements using words such as "may," "should," "estimate," "expect,""anticipate," "intend," "believe," "predict," "potential," or words of similarimport generally involve forward-looking statements.Paul Howarth (888) 257-8345 [email protected]
SOURCE Forterus, Inc.