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Town hall offers help for drug and alcohol addiction

The addiction centre.
The addiction centre. / TONYBRYANT
  • Torremolinos town hall has initiated a new scheme to highlight the services offered by its drug and alcohol addiction centre

Torremolinos town hall has initiated a new scheme to highlight the services offered by its drug and alcohol addiction centre. The centre, which is located at 24 Calle Rafael Quintana Rosado, operates a free information, counselling and prevention service.

Run by the social services department of the town hall, the service extends to compulsive gamblers and people who want to quit smoking.

The council has also created a scheme aimed at local students aged between 10 and 16, which warns of the dangers substance abuse.

The centre is not only intended for those suffering from an addiction, but also to family and friends who might be affected by a loved one's dependencies.