Sobriety Foundation: Restoring Lives of Drug Addicts (Video from Govt. of Assam)
Interviews with News Health Plus TV program
Photos of the Center
Note: Faces of patients may have been pixelated to protect their privacy.
Drug Awareness Camps organized by Assam Police in Guwahati to exchange thoughts with local residents of various neighborhoods.
At Manipuri Basti, Guwahati on June 7, 2019.
The Chief Guest was Mr. Simanta Das (Project Director, Sobriety Foundation).
At Rehabari (Milan Sangha), Guwahati on June 12, 2019.
Talk show on drug addiction in Assam … how to stop the epidemic on June 14, 2019
Monthly Family Meeting (started on Saturday July 27, 2019) is scheduled to recur every fourth Saturday.
These are interactive sessions with parents and guardians of our in-house clients. We try to explain the disease and also respond to their queries.
A visit by the Police Commissioner of Guwahati, Deepak Kumar (IPS) and his troop to Sobriety Foundation on October 27, 2019.
His speech inspired all recovering people in our center. He also distributed sweets, fruits and Diwali firecrackers for all at Sobriety Foundation.
20th Sober Birthday Celebration for our Director
17th January, 2020 commemorated the 20th Sober Birthday for Sobriety Foundation’s own Director Simanta Das. It was celebrated with great enthusiasm at the Wellness Center with patients, personnel, family and friends in attendance. Leadership by example at it’s best!
“An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.”
– Mahatma Gandhi
Inauguration of the new wing on second story of Sobriety Foundation building held on June 26, 2020 (UN International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking)
The addition of this new wing increases our capacity of beds to 95. Also, we designed a modern class room as well as a yoga room.
(On 26 June 2020, the United Nations, governments, non-governmental organizations, the media and citizens around the world observed the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking to raise awareness about the impact of drug abuse and illicit trafficking of drugs.)
Sobriety Foundation’s Director Simanta Das being honoured by Assam District Commisioner Kamrup (Rural), Kailash Karthik N., IAS, at a function on Independence Day August 15th, 2020.
3rd Anniversary Celebration of Sobriety Foundation (May 19th, 2021)
“Assam Against Drugs” discussion with Honourable Chief Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma (July 29th, 2021)
Sobriety Foundation’s Director Simanta Das, among other delegates, was invited by the honourable Chief Minister of Assam to discuss the modalities of drug de- addiction treatment facilities in the state and what can be done to better the treatment facilities. We were honoured to be part of the discussion. We all put forward some important points which were then noted. Hope this fight against drugs get stronger.