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When the pain of using drugs is greater than the pain of getting clean

Facilities and services available to addicts and alcoholics in South Africa.
www.dsd.gov.za

www.capetown.gov.za

The 0800 Help 4 U or 0800 435 748 toll-free number is staffed 24 hours a day by eight professional call centre operators, who are fluent in IsiXhosa, English and Afrikaans. Each operator has passed a rigorous selection process and has undergone intensive training with Substance Misuse Advocacy Research and Training (SMART), and the City's quality assurance supervisor.

www.drugcentre.org.za

Mitchells Plain 021) 391 0216
Cape Town (021) 447 8026

The South African National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (SANCA) is a non-governmental organisation whose major objectives are the prevention and treatment of Alcohol and Drug Dependence. The first of these objectives is mainly achieved through the provision of treatment services for chemically dependent people and their families (Chemical dependence is an umbrella term used to describe both alcoholism and drug dependence).

www.sancawc.co.za

Regional Office:
18 Karoo Street
Bellville
Tel: (021) 945 4080/1
sanca@sancawc.co.za

Atlantis Office:
1 Dolly Center
3 Adeness Crescent
Westfleur
Atlantis
7349
Tel: (021) 572 7461
atlantis@sancawc.co.za

Satellite Office:
PELLA
Morawiese Kerk
Hoofweg
Pella
Katzenberg

Tygerberg Office
3 2nd Avenue
Boston
Bellville
Tel: (021) 945 2099
tygerberg@sancawc.co.za

Paarl Office
JF Phillips Building
1st Floor
34 Lady Grey Street
Paarl
7620
Tel: (021) 872 9671
paarl@sancawc.co.za

Satellite Office:
Wellington:
3 Claasen street
H/V Claasen str & Blossom Str
Wellington

Athlone Office
Child Welfare Offices
157 Old Klipfontein Road
Athlone
7766
Tel: (021) 638 5116
athlone@sancawc.co.za

Satellite Office:
Kensington/Athlone:
SHAWCO office
12th Avenue
Kensington

Mitchells Plain Office
11 Daphne Crescent
Eastridge
Mitchells Plain
7802
Tel: (021) 397 2196
Fax: (021) 397 4617
mitchellsplain@sancawc.co.za

Satellite Office:
Lavender Hill:
New World Foundation
Lavender Hill
Retreat

Khayelitsha Office
Catholic Welfare Centre
E505 Scott Street
Khayelitsha
7784
Tel: (021) 364 5510 / 6131
khayelitsha@sancawc.co.za

www.badisa.org.za
Telephone: +27 21 9577130

Community services:

www.aanonymous.org.za
0861 HELPAA (435722)

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean.

www.na.org.za
083 900 69 62 (Countrywide assistance from fellow recovering addicts.)

Nar-Anon is a society of people who gather to share their experience, strength and hope for our recovery from the ravages that addiction has brought to our lives. It begins with our meetings and you are welcome to come and see how it works.
www.naranon.org.za

Private rehabilitation in the Western Cape

www.kenilworthclinic.co.za

www.montroseplace.co.za

www.harmonyclinic.co.za

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