Addictions Program

Improving the Quality of the Services Provided in Rehabilitation Centers

1,000 public and civil society rehabilitation centers

4,300 people trained for addictions care

150,000 people suffering from addiction are treated annually in rehabilitation centers

THIS PROGRAM’s PURPOSE is to improve the quality of the services provided in rehabilitation centers, through training and professionalization of the caring staff.

The program reinforces also care networks, serving as a bridge between the ‘Centros de Ayuda Mutua’ –privately operated mutual support centers– and government entities, including the Councils Against Addictions from the different states. Moreover, the program provides permanent advice to the centers aiming to comply with the Mexican Official Norm on Addiction and register in the National Center against Addictions, to become eligible to receive federal funds to finance their operation.

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