BISAC launches detox clinic

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald BISAC's Hulihia Ke Ola Detox Clinic is located at 41 Hoku St. in Hilo.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Team members working at the Hulihia Ke Ola Detox Clinic meet Moday in one of the common areas.

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald From left, Miriama Laulu, BISAC director of operations, Lahela Rachel Kruse, detox clinical director, and Hannah Preston-Pita, BISAC chief executive officer, pose for a photo Monday inside the Hulihia Ke Ola Detox Clinic in Hilo.

As substance abuse continues to plague vulnerable populations, Hawaii Island’s first nonprofit detoxification clinic will open for clients this Thursday.