About us

A.N.O. – Association of Non-Governmental Organizations

The Association is an umbrella organization bringing together addictological and social services for persons at risk of addictive behaviour.

The Association is a voluntary and non-political association.

It is a non-governmental, non-profit, professional organization.

The Association was established in 1995 and today brings together more than 20 key organizations involved in the prevention and treatment of addiction in the Czech Republic.

We associate professionals from addiction filed who deal with:

  • primary prevention
  • outpatient and aftercare
  • substitution treatment
  • therapeutic communities
  • merging damage
  • drug services in prison
  • services for pathological players

The Association provides a stable base for acquiring, developing and maintaining contacts not only between organizations providing services in addiction prevention and treatment, as well as between these organizations and state institutions. It creates a space for sharing expertise and themes. It deals with current issues of working with people at risk of addictive behaviour, both professionally as well as in terms of service management and together with its members proposing solutions.

– H. Rampachová –