Substance use disorders not only destroy relationships and self-esteem but along with it happiness and honesty. Ultimately addictions rob good people of their souls and will to live their day to day lives in freedom and harmony. We are here to help. Below you will find a list of online resources specifically aimed at breaking the destructive cycles of addictions or now known as substance use disorders.
Recovery Direct is a treatment centre based in Cape Town that deals with critical substance use disorders, depression, anxiety and a range of eating disorders. Their website hosts an introduction video series on breaking the stigmas associated to addictions and handy universal guides to apply when seeking and getting appropriate treatment. Read more about Recovery Direct here.
Online rehab is a forum of useful resources designed at finding actual treatment services that are geared at substance addictions. The site features a search engine service with regional locations of treatment services in close proximity to individuals that require treatment. You can visit their website here.
Relapse Prevention South Africa is an alliance of mental health and wellness services that are focused on finding addiction treatment services, out patient programmes, life coaches, wellness retreats, rehabilitation centres, in patient centres and one on one psychiatric help for patients across South Africa. The service operates a free unbiased 24 hour crisis line that advises people in need on the best path to receive the most appropriate treatment. Key centres include Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth and Bloemfontein. More locations can be found on the Relapse Prevention website here.