Opening Hours: Mon – Fri (8am-4pm) & Sat (8am-12pm)
This unit aims to protect the vulnerable, disadvantaged and marginalized people by empowering them in their own society.
Being a Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) member, help the other MDT members for treatment process by searching for social back ground and/ history of patients by doing home/field visits, contacting local clinics, and contacting Grama Niladharis and/or other reliable sources.
Social re-integration and inclusion of recovered patients.
Follow up of discharged patients and make necessary arrangements to reduce stigma and discrimination.
Organising and conducting educational/ awareness programs for various target populations and take necessary steps to empower service users in the society economically and socially.
Securing economic rights of patients.
Intervene at occupation based issues
Helping people to begin self-employments.
Protecting people from legal procedures against them.
Use appropriate social work methods such as forming self-help groups and community organising.
Linking people with resources.
Provide counselling and carrier guidance counselling when necessary.
Telephone Extension: 216 / 218
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