Say ‘NO’ to Drugs

Drug addiction or Illicit drug use is one of the most notable problems of not only in Bangladesh rather almost in every country of the world. Presently, there are about 30 crore of drug abuser (drug addicts) around the world. Considering the practical impact, drug addiction is extremely dangerous as it destroys the youth, adolescent, mid-aged community of the society of any country throwing an adverse on the socio-economic sector of the country. Realizing the fact, local government of the countries as well as many organizations have come forward to work on this in parallel. However, drug addiction is a growing concern in Bangladesh. However, it is crucial to realize that addictions are quite curable. It can be tackled, and normalcy can be restored in the addict’s life through a set of proper care and rehabilitation. Although the first step to recovery always is self-acceptance; once that is established, wide arrays of treatment options are available even here in Bangladesh. EAD Foundation has been working on the entire curing process of the drug addicts and raising consciousness among all the generations of the country/society. As part of the project ‘Say NO to Drugs’ EAD Foundation has already conducted several programs such as hosting sports events for raising consciousness against drug among the young generations.