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Services in this group are offered by privately run treatment centres and may attract fees and have terms and conditions for admission. Some of these institutions provide accomodation for the patient.

River of Life Tabernacle
Coordinator: Pastor G. Johnson
6 Cargill Avenue
Kingston 10
Jamaica
Tel.: 906-2549

Specialized: Drug addicts
Duration: Short term
Centre open: Wednesday 10.00am – 5.00pm
Cost: Free
Services offered:
Drop-in Centre
Bathe, change of clothing, meal, counselling.
Assessment and referral
Medical services

 

C/o Salvation Army Training Centre
Contact person: Major Denzil Walcott
174 Orange Street
Kingston
Jamaica
Tel: 922-4030

Centre opens: 8.00a.m. – 4.00p.m.
Duration: 4-6 months
Cost: $3,000.00
Specialized: Drug addicts
Services offered: Residential Rehabilitation for males
Individual and group counselling, bible teaching, computer classes, woodwork, limited job opportunity. They do feeding programme, hostel, and missing person bureau.

 

MICO Youth Counsellors
Contact person: Mrs. Paulette Lewis
3 Manhattan Road
Kingston 5
Jamaica
Tel.: 960-4777

Specialized: Adolescent and teens with suspected behavioural concerns and/or marijuana use (Age 6 – 20)
Cost: Contribution of $500.00 for drug induction

Services offered: Counselling and remedial training; Individual and family therapy, psychological evaluation and development of interpersonal skills.

IWICC, FletchersLand Com Centre
Coordinator: Ms Ionie Whorms
155 Church Street
Kingston
Jamaica
Tel: 948-3805/2948

Specialized: Drug addicts & HIV/AIDS, Couriers (Drug Mules)
Duration: short term
Centre open: 24-hour
Services offered: Drop-in Centre: Bathe, change of clothing, meal, counselling. Assessment and referral Medical Services, Outreach, Home Counselling

 

Maxfield Park Drug Abuse Counselling Clinic
Contact person: Dr. Myo Kyaw Oo
C/o Bellevue Hospital
16½ Windward Road
Kingston 2
Jamaica

Specialized: Drug Abuse counselling
Centre open: 8.00am – 4.00pm
Services offered: Clients are usually referred from Drug Court.   Individual and group counselling, referrals & follow-up

 

Mental Health Dept.
Bellevue Hospital

16½ Windward Road
Kingston 2
Jamaica
Tel: 930-1152

Specialized: Drug addicts (Dual diagnosis)
Services offered: Treatment of Dual diagnosis patients.

 

Newpath
Contact person: Dr. George Phee & Rev. Paul Gallimore
Montego Bay
Jamaica
Tel.: 952-2590

Specialized: Drug addicts
Services offered: Individual counselling and Christian outreach services, also skills training and computer training. (Residential Rehabilitation – to be set up)

 

Swallowfield Chapel
Contact person: Mrs. A. Pryce-Plunkett
Swallowfield Road
Kingston
Jamaica
Tel: 754-9970

Specialized: Drug Addicts and the Needy
Services offered: Christian Community Outreach. Counselling (group and individual)

 

Clear Brook
2 Walker’s Hill Road
St. Andrew
Jamaica
Tel: 945-9321

Duration: short term
Centre open: 24-hour
Cost: $30,000 per month
Services offered: Residential for male & female Specialized programmes for persons with substance abuse problems Counselling, Therapy, Independent Clinical Housing Facility for drug rehabilitation/chemical addiction.

 

Sunny Brook
Walker’s Hill Road
St. Andrew
Jamaica
Tel: 945-9323

Duration: short term
Centre open: 24-hour
Cost: $30,000 per month
Services offered: Residential for male & female Counselling, Therapy, Maximum Supervised

 

Mountain Brook
Walker’s Hill Road
St. Andrew
Jamaica
Tel: 944-4276

Duration: short term
Centre open: 24-hour
Cost: $30,000 per month
Services offered: Residential for male & female. Minimally Supervised Facility Special Programmes for Children and Adolescents in crisis

 

Community Group Homes

Project Leaders: Dr. Wendell Abel & Nurse Alma Levy
Persons recommended from hospital outpatients or other institutions.
Walk-in clients are admitted and assessed.

 

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