Community Drug Advisory Council

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: 12 Borrett Road
Mid-levels
Hong Kong SAR


Country: Hong Kong SAR of China
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.cdac.org.hk/eng_intro.htm
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Areas:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Training
Short description:
The Community Drug Advisory Council (CDAC) is a bilingual charitable organization that was founded in 1984 by a group of parents and professionals who came together with a common motivation - the concern of teen drug use in Hong Kong. Now having over 20 years experience specialising in drug education, CDAC have full-time staff and continue to provide services for Local and International communities.
As a drug education agency, CDAC continues to develop and conduct interactive education programmes for students, teachers, parents and professionals, which raise community awareness, develop social skills and promote healthy life-style choices.


CDAC Mission
1) To raise community awareness about drug use and problems which occur
2) To train community groups in effective drug prevention strategies
3) To prevent initiation into drug use and to minimize drug related harm
4) To promote healthy lifestyle choices


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