Towards a Life of self respect and dignity

Dharamveer was slipped in to injecting drug use during his stints with various odd jobs in Panipat. From a peer educator he came to know about services provided by Turning Point Foundation. He registered his name and undergone counselling and various medical checkups. He used to take clean needles and syringes from the TPF. Later…


Engaging Spouse of a Drug user in Livelihood option

Karma and his joint family live in a village some 25 kms away from Panipat city. He used to abuse bhang (Cannabis) in his early adolescence and got married at the outset of  20s. After the marriage in search of job he used to make daily up and down to Panipat city .  At small…


From Darkness to Light

I am Sharad, an addict live in Delhi. I have studied till 9th Class and 28 years of age now. I had many friends during my schooling who used to smoke Cigarette & Biri. Their habit of bunking classes and wandering around looked very attractive to me and I have identified my roles models among…


The process of Transformation-Testimonials from beneficiaries-Video

The life before drugs/alcohol dependency, the suffering period, crisis, the treatment process and marching towards a New Life!-Testimonials from beneficiaries….Watch  the Video..


General Information -Deaddiction & Rehabilitation

The past of Drug Addiction When Paracelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim, 1493-1541) stated that he would not like to be a physician without opium, he underlined the importance of opium, which was then widely used as an analgesic, hypnotic, sedative and tranquillizer and the treatment of diarrhoea. The use of opium itself as a universal…


Real Life Experiences

Mr. X (name changed) born second of 5 children of a working woman. He has three sisters and a brother who runs a hotel. The sisters are all married off and he stays with his mother and brother. Mr. X (name changed) born second of 5 children of a working woman. He has three sisters…