Articles worth reading

Navotas News

Navotas launches community-based drug rehab program 

account_balanceNavotas News account_circleMichael Lim chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

Navotas City has taken a significant step towards addressing the issue of substance abuse by launching the Community-based Drug Rehabilitation Program (CBDRP) in Barangay NBBS Dagat-dagatan and NBBS Kaunlaran. Under the leadership of the Navotas Anti-Drug Abuse Council (NADAC) and the Katatagan, Kalusugan, at Damayan ng Komunidad – Simula ng Pagbabago (KKDK-SIPAG), the program aims to provide comprehensive support and rehabilitation services to drug surrenderees within the community.

Participants in the program will undergo a series of counseling sessions and lectures over a period of six months. These sessions will equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills to overcome their drug addiction and lead a healthier and drug-free life. Additionally, mandatory drug testing will be conducted to ensure that participants comply with the program's guidelines and maintain their commitment to recovery.

The launch of the CBDRP signifies Navotas City's commitment to addressing the detrimental effects of substance abuse on individuals, families, and the community as a whole. By implementing a community-based approach, the program aims to provide a support system that is readily accessible and tailored to the unique needs of each participant.


Through the collaborative efforts of NADAC and KKDK-SIPAG, the Community-based Drug Rehabilitation Program in Navotas City seeks to empower drug surrenderees to rebuild their lives and reintegrate into society as productive and responsible individuals. By offering comprehensive rehabilitation services, counseling, and mandatory drug testing, the program aims to equip participants with the tools necessary to overcome addiction and make positive changes in their lives.

The launch of the CBDRP demonstrates Navotas City's proactive stance in combating substance abuse and its commitment to creating a drug-free community. It is a testament to the dedication of the local government and community organizations in providing support, guidance, and resources to individuals who have taken the brave step of surrendering themselves and seeking help.

The Community-based Drug Rehabilitation Program serves as a beacon of hope for Navotas City, offering a lifeline to those struggling with substance abuse. With the unwavering support of NADAC, KKDK-SIPAG, and the entire community, Navotas is determined to combat the drug problem and create a healthier and safer environment for all its residents.

The launch of this program underscores the city's commitment to addressing the root causes of drug addiction and providing comprehensive support to those in need. Navotas City remains resolute in its fight against substance abuse and will continue to implement innovative programs and initiatives that promote a drug-free and thriving community.


date_rangeDate Published
4 months ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

No releated news for this article.
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature