Italy & Greece helping drug addicts

The road unit of the Villa Maraini Foundation brings help to drug addicts and fragile people through damage reduction in the most at risk places in Rome, Italy. The goal is that drug addicts don’t contract HIV infections, hepatitis or other sexually transmitted diseases through the exchange of syringes.

Okana, is the largest anti-drug organisation in Greece that provides treatment services for cannabis, opioids or other stimulants use.

VD and Popaganda respectively followed Beatrice in Italy and Alexandros Vlachos in Greece, who are operators working on the field to provide kits for harm reduction to people who need it.


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