ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Lorenzo PĂ©rez 3166 ap 101.
Montevideo - C.P 11.300
Country: Uruguay
Region: Latin America
Website: http://www.encare.org.uy/
UN Languages:
Other languages:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Drug Treatment

  • Other:'Human Rights'
Short description:
ENCARE has the mission to create a compromise between an integrated vision of health care that roots out the different reasons for drug abuse and to strengthen the capacity of networks an communities to develop stratigies that really take account of the complexity of the phenomenon. ENCARE has as objective the protagonism of all the people involved involuntarily in this problem, by assisting and mentoring them instead of keeping up discrimination and social segregation, and fostering democractic structures in order to ehance the every day living quality. Its fields of work include prevention within the educational system and communities, as well as amgulant assistance and counselling for drug users in their surroundings.
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