The National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (NACADA) has accredited over 100 treatment and rehabilitation centres (rehabs) in Kenya to help your loved one resume normal life from drugs, alcohol and substance abuse.
According to NACADA, the most abused substance in Kenya is alcohol followed by tobacco and bhang respectively.
NACADA encourages persons struggling with drugs, alcohol or substance abuse to seek telephone counseling and referrals by calling the free helpline service number 1192, every day, 24 hours a day via Safaricom or Telkom.
Offer training on the prevention and treatment of drug use and abuse, tailored for schools, workplaces, religious institutions and the community at large with the aim of preventing vulnerable populations from using or abusing drugs.
Offer training on the treatment of drug and substance abuse tailored for professionals in the field of addiction.
Inspection and certification of rehabilitation centres and facilities to check compliance to national standards.
Offer counseling and referrals for clients with Substance Use Disorders.
Research and surveys on trends in drug use and abuse .
Coordinate enforcement activities on non-compliance to the Alcoholic Drinks Control Act, 2010.
Cost of Rehabilitation for a Drug-Addicted Person in Rehab Centres in Kenyan
The costs of rehabilitating a person addicted to drugs or alcohol can be very huge, hence it is better and cheaper to prevent addictions than to treat the disease in a rehab centre.
NACADA estimates that drug and substance treatment and rehabilitation costs in Kenya for a standard 90 days treatment range from Ksh. 120,000 to Ksh. 500,000
SAPTA is an acronym for Support for Addictions Prevention and Treatment in Africa, an international NGO that focuses on alcohol and drug substance use disorders (SUD) and especially their relationship to HIV and AIDS.
Lifeway House is a residential addiction treatment and wellness centre focusing on treatment of addiction and behavioral disorders and outpatient treatment services for mood disorders including depression and bipolar, anxiety disorders, trauma, obsessive-compulsive disorders, dissociative disorders, eating disorders, substance-related and addictive disorders, and other psychological challenges.
Tel: 0746 968 702, 0731 366 380
Physical Location: Ridgeways Springs Estate, Off Kiambu Road
Accredited Rehabilitation Centres in Kiambu County
1. Polka Dots Wellness & Retreat Centre
Telephone No.: 0788203768, 0720619239
Physical Address: Gikambura, Karai – Kikuyu
2. Elewa Ulevi Consultancy Limited
Telephone No.: 0724730117, 0737730117
Physical Address: Ushirika Centre (K-unit) – Limuru town
3. Betacare Treatment & Rehabilitation Centre
Telephone No.: 0728 674216
Physical Address: Magomano – Githunguri
4. The Serenity Place Treatment & Counseling Centre
Telephone No.: 0722970951, 0706 343985
Physical Address: Kahawa Sukari, Kiu River Road, 2nd Avenue