Social Aid/ InterSocAid

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Surganov St. 68-187
220040 Minsk
Country: Belarus
Region: Europe
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Areas:
  • HIV/Aids
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
Short description:
The NGO runs a series of drug abuse prevention activities for different target groups: children at risk, people living with HIV, prisoners (incl. upon release), socially vulnerable groups, and has established long-term partnerships with numerous other NGOs, as well as with the government ministries of Interior, Education, Health and Social Care. The InterSocAid runs the Women’s Crisis Rehabilitation Center for female drug users living with HIV, which is the only of its kind in the countries of the former USSR. The NGO was previously awarded a grant under the DAPC/UNODC Grant Scheme and has successfully implemented a project on primary prevention among juvenile delinquents in the city of Vitebsk / Global Initiative on primary prevention of substance abuse.
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