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These facilities are operated and funded primarily by non-government organisations. The clinics in this group offer a range of services including counselling amd drug testing, some fo which attract a fee. Residential treatment facilities are also included.

Richmond Fellowship (Patricia House)
Contact Person: Mr. Howard Gough
6 Upper Musgrave
Kingston 5
Jamaica
Tel.: 1-876-978-2324
Fax 1-876-978-1670
Email Address: rfj.pathouse@cwjamaica.com

Specialization: Drug addicts. Therapeutic community.
Duration: 10-12 weeks residential and one year follow up.
Centre open: twenty four hours
Cost of Service: Clients or family members are expected to make monthly contributions

Overview: Residential rehabilitation for male and female. Clients are assessed to determine their medical and mental state before admission to the programme. Clients with medical or mental conditions are referred to an appropriate agency.
Services offered: Individual/group counselling sessions, family conferences, health education, social skills training, role play, written assignments, occupational therapy, 12-step programme.

 

Teen Challenge
Executive Director: Mr. John Steigerwald
P.O. Box 617
Kingston 6
Jamaica

Administration office
Tel: (876) 969-9287
Fax: (876) 969-7865

Ocho Rios Center
Phone: (876) 795-2695
Fax: (876) 974-4598
Contact Person: Mr. Anthony Richards
10 Shaw Park Road
St. Ann
Jamaica
Tel: 974-5818 & 309-6789
Email: tcjam@n5.com.jm
Website: www.teenchallengejamaica.com

Centre opens: twenty four hour
Specialization: Drug and alcohol abuse
Fundamental Christian Treatment – One year programme
NGO Faith Based
Note: Acceptance of Jesus Christ as your personal saviour is a prerequisite

Services offered: Residential program. Helps youths, adults and families with drug and alcohol problem. Help to gain and maintain stability, emotional balance, social adjustment, physical and spiritual well-being. Turning point seminars, counseling sessions for individuals and families.

 

Rise Life Management Services (Addiction Alert Organisation)
Contact Person: Mrs. Sonita Abrahams
(Freeman House)
57 East Street
Kingston
Jamaica
Tel: 1 876 967 3777-9
57 East Street
Kingston

Centre open: Monday – Friday; 8.30am – 4.30pm
Duration: short term NGO operated
Specialization: Substance abusers & high risk youth
Cost of service: Walk-in clients; contribution of $500.00-$1,500.00 Drug test: $600.00

Services offered:

Outpatient treatment: Specialized individual treatment for persons suffering from substance abuse problems
-  Crisis and family interventions
-  Drug testing
- Individual and group counselling
- Assessments and referrals

Addiction Alert Telephone Lifeline - 1 888-991-4146
Telephone counselling, assessments and referrals. Provide information on drugs, signs and symptoms of drug/alcohol abuse.

Employee assistance: Marijuana and cocaine test. Identification and treatment of employees. Group counselling and therapy. Assistance for troubled employers/employees.

Addiction Alert Adolescent Programme : Drug prevention and intervention programmes at school to promote a healthy drug free lifestyle. Establishment of peer educator’s programmes and in-house adolescent facilitators’ programme.

Training in life management skills, drug education and health related topics to prepare young people to facilitate their peers in making position choices.

Other services: Outreach services, presentations and training

 

William Chamberlain Centre
Contact Person: Major Denzil Walcott
57 Peters Lane
Kingston
Jamaica
Tel: 922-4030

NGO Operated
Note: Salvation Army Facility – people down and out can get a meal and a shower
Group and individual counselling and therapy, 12-step programme Occupational therapy

 

Richmond Fellowship (Patricia House)
Contact Person: Mr. Howard Gough
6 Upper Musgrave
Kingston 5
Tel: 1-876-978-2324
Fax 1-876-978-1670
Email: rfj.pathouse@cwjamaica.com

NGO Operated
Specialization: Drug addicts. Therapeutic community-based treatment.
Duration: 10-12 weeks residential and one year follow up.
Centre open: twenty four hours
Cost of Service: Clients or family members are expected to make monthly contributions
Residential rehabilitation for male and female. Clients are assessed to determine their medical and mental state before admission to the programme. Clients with medical or mental conditions are referred to an appropriate agency.
Services offered: Individual/group counselling sessions, family conferences, health education, social skills training, role play, written assignments, occupational therapy, 12-step programme.

 

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