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Instituto Hondureño para la Prevención del Alcoholismo, Drogadicción y Farmacodependencia (IHADFA)

Tegucigalpa, M.D.C. (2670) | Tegucigalpa | Francisco Morazán| Honduras


Contact Data


2239-7410<br />Fax: 2239- 4154

Business hours

9:00 a 5:00 pm


Type of organisation
Year of foundation
Institutional presentation
El Instituto Hondureño para la Prevención del Alcoholismo, Drogadicción y Farmacodependencia (IHADFA) es una institución autónoma creada constitucionalmente de servicio público de orden social sin fines de lucro de duración indefinida con personalidad jurídica y patrimonio propio.
Direct beneficiaries
  • Not drug users
  • Experimental drug users
  • Drug users
  • Problematic drug users
  • Fromer drug users
  • Motivational groups (drug users and not drug users)
Target population activities
  • General population
  • School-age children (4 - 13 años)
  • Adolescents (13 - 18 años)
  • Adults
  • Family/parents
  • School (capacity building / training) teachers
Objective of the centre/ services
Son objetivos del IHADFA la investigación, la prevención y el tratamiento de las enfermedades de alcoholismo, drogadicción y farmacodependencia y la rehabilitación de los afectados y sus familiares.
National coverage
A nivel nacional.

Intervention framework

Intervention types
  • Prevention
  • Treatment
  • Social integration
  • Penal system interventions
Intervention framework for Prevention
  • School/primary education
  • School/secondary education
  • University/Tertiary education
  • Community
  • Public events
  • Family
  • Work place
Intervention framework for Treatment
  • Outpatient/diurnal/outpatients clinic
  • Treatment groups (relapse prevention)
Intervention framework for Social integration
  • Employment support (writing applications/ opening bank accounts/providing references)
  • Education support
Intervention framework for Penal system interventions
  • Community
  • Family
  • Other (Atención de reos redimidos por el ministerio público y poder judicial.)
Description of the main activities
Investigación, prevención, tratamiento y rehabilitación de la drogodependencia a nivel nacional.

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