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Drug and addiction counselling

Drugs, alcohol, nicotine, medicines, gambling, food, the Internet and consumerism – many things can be addictive. Every addiction is an illness that should be taken seriously.

Addicts and their families therefore need advice and professional help. They should contact a doctor or an advisory centre. The sooner an addiction is treated, the better the chances of recovery. Many organisations and self-help groups also offer quick and anonymous help.

display as address: Information available locally

You can obtain further information about local services in your area from:

  • the migration advisory service for adult immigrants and the youth advisory service,
  • general practitioners,
  • health insurance fund,
  • the local health authority.
Date 18 December 2015

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