ADD Programmes

Alcohol usage is one of the main causes of poverty in Sri Lanka. Rural people heavily use alcohol and that practices has blended to their sub cultures. Therefore this bad practice goes with people from generation to generation. FRIENDS initiated alcohol and drug related data collection in number of their working villages using tools of participatory rural approach with an expectation of conducting awareness targeting youth and children. This data collection is progressing in Kopai, Sandilipai,Palagala, Pallama, Naula, Redeemaliadda, Daraniyagala,and wellawaya divisional secretariat