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Substance Abuse: Government resources: Programmes & projects

Programmes

Western Cape Government. Substance Abuse Programme

Public information.

Lime Thyme Trade. Impact assessment report of the City of Cape Town's Alcohol and Drug Pilot Programme. Cape Town : City of Cape Town, January 2011. Synopsis report on the pilot Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation programme for street people.

South Africa. Inter-Ministerial Committee on Combating Substance Abuse. Anti-substance abuse programme of action, 2011-2016

 

Projects

Service Quality Measures for South African Substance Abuse Treatment Services (SQM Project)

"The SQM project was designed as a participatory, collaborative effort between key stakeholders, the National Departments of Health and Social Development, the Central Drug Authority, universities, and substance abuse service provider programmes. It will help to increase the capacity of existing national efforts, including the Department of Social Development’s initiative to develop norms and standards for substance abuse treatment services and related efforts to register and accredit substance abuse treatment services as part of the Prevention of and Treatment for Substance Abuse Act (No. 70, 2008). The initiative is managed by the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit of the Medical Research Council (Cape Town)."