JCI Arewa SENSITIZATION ON DRUG ABUSE AND DEPRESSION TAGGED CODERED

Member

Sherifdeen Molik


Duration

From August 6 to 10, 2019

Target

The Drug Addict, Drivers, motorist and the youths in the state.


Target population

50000


Target avg age

20


People impacted

20000


Sustainable Development Goal

Good Health and Well-Being


Development stage

Health and Wellness


Purpose

To Consciously Organize A Deliberate Events to Rehabilitate, Educate and Discourage People from the banes and dangers that are attached to drug Misuse and Depressions.
To reduce the rate of suicide attempt in the state as a result of Depression.
To encourage the motorist, passerby, good boys under the bridge to say yes to life.
To publicize the mission and vision of JCI through this project which was achieved.
To reduce substance intake by the teenagers in the country.


Overview

We did the need analysis in the state with the use of ACF and the project committee realize that the rate of drug abuse and Depression in the state is alarming hence the need for this project tagged CodeRED. The project was done in four phases through a Road show, Good Morning Show at Liberty Television, Morning Show at Invicta 98.9 FM and through a Tweet Chat in collaboration with JCIN Leadership Academy 20th(LAXX) Graduate,NDLEA, Ashmed Specialist Hospital, Mercy Micheal Foundation, Invicta FM, Liberty TV and lot more.


Results

The Project was successful in the sense that the populace was aware about the banes and dangers that are attached to substance Misuse and Depressions through the various phases of the project. Also, we received lot of commendation from the populace and organizations during and after the project CodeRED. The rate of the act has been reduced drastically after the project.


Recommendations

Other Local Chapters and organisation to also embark on this CodeRED project so that we can have a free Drug abuse and Depression Society.

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