Federation of European Professional Associations Working in the field of Drug Abuse (ERIT)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: 91 Mithcell Street
Glasgow G1 6LN
Country: United Kingdom
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.erit.org.uk
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Areas:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Training
Short description:
Promoting and encourage an ethical approach that considers people with drug problems as full members of society who deserve respect, dignity and appropriate care and support.
Promote good practice in responding to the needs of people with drug problems.
Providing the opportunity for workers from across Europe to work together on common issues of concern.
Providing an overview of current issues and concerns being faced by services across Europe with regard to drug problems.
To work with the European Commission to enable a reduction in the harmful impact of drugs across Europe.
To undertake research, development work and training which can enhance and improve our understanding and respose to drug problems.
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