FLARE (Front Line Addiction Recovery Education) is and Addiction Awareness,
Education and Community Development company. Dedicated to creating awareness
about all forms of addiction, FLARE offers talks, presentations and media
comment on the full spectrum of subjects in the addiction field.
Education and Training are provided by FLARE to various sectors of the
community and corporate market. Our courses cover a wide range of topics
and can be compiled to specifically suit the training requirements of
FLARE’s community development programme currently donates cognitive
and interpersonal groups to Thames House Recovery Centre on a weekly basis.
This project is in line with the company’s belief that only through
knowledge can we empower ourselves to recover and that that knowledge
is required in all sectors, regardless of their income or status.
FLARE offers workshop on your premises or on ours depending on your preference.
We also hold regular workshops at our premises on a wide range of topics.
List of Services
Addiction Training Courses
These courses are designed to help you deal more effectively with chemical
dependency in your work or your personal life. We have courses tailor-made
for medical staff, therapists, school teachers, religious organizations,
government and private organizations, families etc. Our courses cover
the full spectrum of the addiction field and are available on all addictions:
drugs, alcohol, sex, gambling, eating disorders, self-mutilation and codependency.
for professionals, compulsive gamblers and their families or anyone needing
more information about this illness.
Substance Abuse in the Workplace
These courses are designed for the corporate market.
These courses are available to anyone who feels the skills are beneficial.
Topics such as interpersonal boundaries, self-esteem, stress management,
behaviour reprogramming etc are available.
Designed for parents, teachers and youth, these courses are aimed
at reducing the risk of addiction in later life.
Professional Intervention Services
This service is used to assist an unwilling addict into treatment
by creating a ‘rock bottom’ for them with the aid of trained
Assessment and Referral Service
These services are available to anyone. Professional assessment of
addicted individuals and a referral service to suitable treatment facilities.
Operation Drug Free School
This programme is a six month assault on substance abuse and other
addictions within a specific school. The staff is trained along with prefects
and other leaders. A project team is trained and a substance abuse policy
is drawn up which can be enforced by this team. Each class is addressed
individually on substance abuse and other addictions. Prevention workshops
are run with selected students. The Cognitive Treatment Programme for
Adolescents is implemented. In extreme cases, drug raids will be facilitated
in conjunction with the SAPS. However, this will only be at the request
of the schools principal.
Cognitive Treatment Programme for Adolescents
A fourteen session cognitive group treatment programme which is run
at various schools. Students who are found to be abusing substances or
in danger thereof are assessed and undergo a challenging yet rewarding
programme aimed to equip them with coping skills to reduce the risk of
Presentations on any and all aspects of the field of addiction are
available. These are available to all audiences and the subject matter
is entirely the choice of the client. Subject matter and presentation
will change according to the audience.
Telephone 078 194 7718 or 082 449 9431
Fax 086 695 1295
To be added to our mailing list and kept up to date on our upcoming workshops
and courses to be held on our premises, please send an email to FLARE
or contact our offices