HELP Split

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Mihovilova sirina 1
21000 Split
Country: Croatia
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.helponline.hr
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Research
  • Training

  • Other:'harm reduction, sexually transmitted diseases'
Short description:
HELP was the first NGO that started with the implementation of needle exchange programs in Croatia in 1996. The coverage with mobile needle exchange units includes Dalmatia and its islands. HELP is also implementing the MEMO AIDS program and a youth information centre with the idea of organising trainings, volunteering and leisure activities for young people. The "48-hours-program" consists of referrals of drug addicts to therapeutic communities abroad in 48 hours.
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