Associação de Promoção da Saúde Mental A PONTE

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Rua Andrade Corvo n.º27, 1º Esq.
Plateau Praia, Santiago



Country: Cape Verde
Region: Western Africa
Website: http://www.aponte.cv/index.php
UN Languages:
Other languages: Portuguese
   
Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Training
Short description:
Objectives:


a) contribute to the dissemination of knowledge and attitudes to prevent injurious to health, especially mental health;
b) Provide, within the scope of the Association, the humanitarian assistance to persons and their families lacking mental health support;
c) Promote the rights of people who have important limitations in the sphere of mental health;
d) Cooperate with the institutions working in the area of social reintegration;
e) Cooperate with official bodies and non-governmental organizations, foreign and international pursuing similar purposes;
f) Actively contribute to the humanization and modernization of institutions that provide assistance to people with limited mental health;
g) Support the creation and dissemination of studies that provide an understanding of the major factors involved in the deterioration of mental health;
h) Mobilize human and material resources needed for their activities.
Other offices: