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Displaying results 1–10 of 24 where Type of intervention is Assistance to drug users in prison

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Title: Global Drug Care Programme in Prison (TOX Project)
Summary: According to the law of 27 July 1997 concerning the modification of the penitentiary organization and regulating among other tasks the creation of specialized medical units for drug addicts and psychiatric patients within prison, a group of experts commissioned by the minister of Justice set up in 1999 a pilot project for a period of 5 years (2000 to 2005) aiming at providing a global drug care programme to drug addicted inmates.The overall aim of the project was to integrate drug dependant inmates into a medico-psycho-social drug care network in order to reduce recidivism, risks and criminality after release from prison. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation, process evaluation prison adults Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 1
Title: 7 years of the Syringe-Exchange Programme at the Pamplona Prison (Spain)
Summary: Implementation of a pilot programme in a penitentiary to reduce risks through the personalized exchange of syringes, similar to the scheme in place for the population at large. In the 7 years it has been operational, it has proven that such measures are suitable, valid and effective in prison environments. >>
harm reduction evaluation of intervention planning, outcome evaluation, impact evaluation, process evaluation needle/syringe provision adults Spain 2
Title: Drug services in prison and follow-up care
Summary: The Project works with problem drug users in conflict with law in prison and after release from prison in form of professional social consulting. The contact is established in prison and it helps to master the period of return from prison environment to normal life. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation community, prison family/parents, adults, children/young people Czech Republic 1
Title: Pre Release Units (UPS)
Summary: The UPS is a system of collective release preparation for the social treatment of drug addiction, taking place four weeks before release. The general objective of the UPS is to encourage the autonomy of drug-addicted prisoners, aiding the re-learning of societal and social relationships. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation, process evaluation prison adults France 1
Title: EN DRASI Therapeutic Programme: Support Centre for Drug Users in Prisons (Korydallos Judicial Men's Prisons and Psychiatric Division of Korydallos Prisons, Athens)
Summary: The objective of the project is the establishment of a therapeutic alliance that will enable the imprisoned drug user to become aware of his condition, to acknowledge the factors that led him to drug use, and to choose among the possible alternative ways to start treatment. This is achieved through the creation of self-help groups for the imprisoned drug users population in two Athen prisons. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation, process evaluation prison adults Greece 1
Title: Drug Free Zone in Hirtenberg Prison
Summary: The drug free zone in Hirtenberg Prison provides an improved and safer prison environment for prisoners and staff. The approach tackles prevention of drug use in prison, and targets both drug users and non-drug users. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation prison adults Austria 1
Title: Drug addiction intervention programme in police courts in Madrid and Asturias
Summary: A criminal justice drug intervention programme geared to aid offenders by providing legal guidance and counsel which is designed to further the socialization and normalization of the drug offending community. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system impact evaluation, process evaluation prison general population, family/parents, adults Spain 1
Title: Believe - Penitentiary program for illegal drug users
Summary: The Believe-project targets drug-addicted prisoners who try to resolve their drug problem during their detention period. These detainees believe (Believers) in their capacities to lead a life without drug dependence. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation prison adults Belgium 1
Title: Field Work Within Prison Walls (Aids Prevention And Health Education In a Prison)
Summary: The purpose of this project is to make contact with prisoners who use drugs and offer them information on infectious diseases and safer drug use. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system process evaluation prison adults Netherlands 1
Title: Health Promotion Programme for the Prisoners and Employees of Koridallos Judicial Prison
Summary: The general purpose of the intervention in the Judicial Prison of Koridallos (Athens) is the health promotion of prisoners and the reduction of drug related harm. The prison experiences severe overcrowding and a significant lack of personnel; along side other issues, access to health facilities is limited. >>
interventions in the criminal justice system outcome evaluation, impact evaluation, process evaluation prison adults Greece 1

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