National Care Centre

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: P.O BOX 25210, Kampala, Uganda
Country: Uganda
Region: Eastern Africa
Website: http://www.nationalcarecentre.blogspot.com
UN Languages: English
Other languages: Kiswahili
   
Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment
  • Anti-Corruption
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development

  • Other:'Human Rights, Health, Other: Advocacy'
Short description:
Mission: To provide a continuum of Holistic care and quality treatment to individuals and families suffering/affected by addictive illness. Promote health and advocate for Health rights


Achievements:
i) Established two residential rehabilitation Centres in two districts (Kampala and Mbarara) of Uganda
ii) Over 260 drug addicts/substance abusers treated and rehabilitated
iii) Successfully running community outreach activities for prevention of drug abuse and drug trafficking
iv) Member /Networking with IAPO of London, at International Level and VHR at National Level
v) Collaboration with Prevention of Drug Abuse of Kenya at Regional level
vi) Contributing to draft drug abuse and alcohol policies
vii) Successful addiction Counsellor Training initiation with University of Kabale
viii) Member of Tobacco or Health Forum
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