Riga Drug Abuse Prevention Centre
|Type:||NGO working on Drugs|
|Address:||Brīvības gatve 266, Rīga, LV-1006|
|UN Languages:||Russian, English|
||-Riga Addiction Prevention Centre is a municipal institution which implements and coordinates the work of addiction (tobacco, alcohol, medicines, illegal psychotropic substances, gambling, computer and internet addiction) prevention in Riga.
-The aim of the Centre is as much as possible to form a society free from addictive substances, gambling and immoderate computer use in its city and decrease the number of persons using drugs by joining them to treatment programmes.
-The Centre ensures implementation of more than 20 long-term programmes, major of which are the following: pupil leader programme, training programme for teachers, and educational programme for the children of the group at risk.