Reports to: Office ManagerSalary: Competitive salary dependent on experience and qualificationLocation: Abuja, NigeriaStart Date: ASAPEmployment Type: Volunteers, Part time and full time vacancy exist
06 May, 2014
About Reconnect Health Development Initiative
Reconnect Health Development Initiative (Reconnect HDI) is a leading advocacy that works with individuals, groups and communities to alleviate the sufferings of people affected by mental disorders and substance abuse problems.
Reconnect HDI operates with the following objectives:
To provide and promote increased access to mental health services.
To adopt culturally appropriate methods for assessing how the challenges associated with mental and psychological illnesses are perceived and conceptualized.
To fight drug abuse.
To support and encourage youth programs that promotes optimal mental health.
To use appropriate evidence-based interventions.
To advocate and influence policies on mental health.
To ensure that mental health issues are given adequate priority.
To provide all necessary healthcare preventative services such as health seminars, health awareness lectures as well as offering health talks at conferences.
To provide psychological interventions for orphans and vulnerable Adults.
To liaise with existing bodies, government agencies and religious organizations with the aim of providing comprehensive care addressing the mind, body and soul.
To establish working relationship with international and local health organizations for promoting better mental health.