Objectives:
  • To help PSAs abstain from their drug-taking habits and develop a healthy lifestyle;
  • To increase the awareness of those vulnerable to drug abuse and to steer them away from drugs;
  • To reach out to PSAs for timely and early intervention;
  • To provide counselling and assistance to family members of PSAs so as to help them deal with the problems;
  • To provide professional training for allied professionals with a view to facilitating their assistance to PSAs;
  • To maintain active collaboration with stakeholders concerned, e.g. young people service units, police, schools, medical practitioners etc. in the identification and intervention process for PSAs;
  • To provide preventive education and publicity programs to students of secondary schools, post-secondary institutions, and vocational training organizations, and the general public at community level; and
  • To motivate PSAs to seek early assistance and stay with the treatment program through medical support services.

Target Group of Service:

  • Habitual / occasional / potential Psychotropic Substance
    Abusers (PSAs).
  • Youth who is at risk and without awareness on impact of psychotropic substance abuse.
  • Significant others of PSAs like family members, schools and employers.
  • Allied helping professionals / stakeholders for treatment and rehabilitation for the PSAs like teachers, social workers, medical professionals and community partners who are concerned with the young psychotropic substance abusers.
Sane Centre
Address: Units 03-04, 16/F., No. 99 Tai Ho Road,
Tsuen Wan, N.T., Hong Kong
Tel: 2402 1010
Fax: 2614 2695
Email: sane@hkcys.org.hk 
Website: www.sanecentre.net



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