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New Option for Counseling Services

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A new counseling service is giving a helping hand to the community.

Allen Counseling Services is moving into the old Family Counseling Agency building. Owner George Allen was an employee of Family Counseling for 20 years.

Allen says there is now a gap in services for the community, a gap he hopes his business can fill.

"There was a sudden and unfortunate closing of the agency due to financial issues, and I'm essentially trying to bridge the gap of service that's not going to exist if I don't do something to make sure that we continue to serve the same clientele we were serving before." Said Allen.

Allen says his business is open to serving anyone and adjusts rates on a sliding scale.

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