De-Addiction Centre

2006-2019 Society Wellbeing Govt. Funded

The de-addiction centre SHAKTHI DE-ADDICTION CENTRE was started. The De-addiction centre project was funded by the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, New Delhi (Sanction Letter No. P.11013/355/2015/DP III) through the recommendation of the Department of Social Defence, Chennai.

Some of the features of the project during the financial year 2017-2018 were:

  • 20 beds are present in the Centre
  • 12 mobile screening camps have been conducted
  • 192 in-patients were successfully treated
  • Apart from medicines, counselling and yoga therapy are given to the addicts to increase the rate of cure
  • More than 15 beneficiaries were given work place support for rehabilitation purpose
  • Awareness and motivation building training is being given to youth, Self Help Group (SHG) members and labourers in 55 Places
  • 12 Family Therapy Residential Camp for patients’ spouses were conducted