|"Harm reduction programme for injecting drug users (IDUs) in Kaunas Social Service Centre's Social Disease (Low threshold) cabinet"|
|Duration||10 May 2011 - 15 August 2011|
|Project goal and objectives||
To reduce injecting drug users (IDUs) risky behaviour.
The following activities were implemented during the project implementation:
1. Provided social worker services, in total - 1131, from those:
Provided nurse services:
Also mobile social worker services were provided in 8 IDUs gathering places, 96 IDUs were reached and most probably they all are new clients. All there informed and consulted, received leaflets with information on HIV, viral hepatitis, safer use, free of charge and anonymous HIV testing using rapid tests in Kaunas social disease cabinet, as well as about the other services provided in the centre.
Implementing the project commodities for service provision were procured and information on the project was announced on Kaunas City Social Service Centre website www.kaunospc.lt and Kaunas City Municipality website www.kaunas.lt.