Preventive Education Programmes

Preventive Education Programmes

Preventive Education Programmes

Anti-drug Education Programmes organised by the Narcotics Division
Anti-drug Education Programmes for Students

The Narcotics Division commissions non-governmental organisations to provide anti-drug education programmes to local primary school students, students in English Schools Foundation (ESF)/International Schools and non-Chinese speaking students.

To suit the needs of respective schools, modules with different contents and modes of delivery are available to teach students the harms associated with drug abuse, and to enhance the resilience of young people against drug abuse. The anti-drug education programmes mainly covers:

skills in saying “no” to drugs
consequence of involving in drug crimes
common drug types and harms associated with drug abuse
sharing session by rehabilitated persons
enhancement of positive power to face adversity

The following organisations are commissioned to provide the anti-drug education programmes in the 2016/17 and 2017/18 school years -

Organisation Service Target Enquiry
Kely Support Group Students of primary 3 to secondary 6 in International Schools (including ESF schools) and non-Chinese speaking students (Programmes conducted in English) 2521 6890
Community Drug Advisory Council Students of primary 3 to 6 in main stream primary schools in Kowloon East, Kowloon West, Hong Kong Island and outlying islands, and New Territories West 2521 2880
Hong Kong Lutheran Social Service Students of primary 3 to 6 in main stream primary schools in New Territories East 2660 0400

Schools can contact the concerned organisations to enroll in the programmes free-of-charge.

Visit to Hong Kong Jockey Club Drug InfoCentre

The Drug InfoCentre is a permanent exhibition hall dedicated to drug prevention. It is a 900m 2 exhibition hall and comprises of two levels. The first level contains the major exhibition area with the content organiser of Host, Agent and Environment as the umbrella support for objects, graphics and audiovisual/multimedia. The second level contains the interactive theatre, multipurpose classroom, reference library, info cafe and temporary exhibition area. The Narcotics Division provides a two-hour guided tour and drug education programmes to schools / institutions and organisations etc, including:

Guided tour - strengthening drug knowledge and harms of drug through exhibits and facilities in the Centre
Drug education activities - enhancing anti-drug messages and refusal skills through worksheets, games and discussions.
Hong Kong Jockey Club Drug InfoCentre – photo 1
Hong Kong Jockey Club Drug InfoCentre – photo 2
Hong Kong Jockey Club Drug InfoCentre – photo 3
Hong Kong Jockey Club Drug InfoCentre – photo 4
Different groups of people, including students of primary schools, secondary schools and universities, uniform groups, teachers, social workers and parents visiting the Drug InfoCentre.

Other anti-drug material for schools:
A library at the Drug InfoCentre equipped with audio-visual aids and a wide variety of
drug education and publicity materials


drug education teaching kits
exhibition materials
posters and leaflets

Preventive Education Programmes provided by the Social Welfare Department

The Social Welfare Department subvents eleven Counselling Centres for Psychotropic Substance Abusers to provide drug education talks to secondary school students. For details, please contact the eleven centres.
KELY Support Group Photo
KELY Support Group organising drug education activity for non-Chinese speaking students of primary and secondary school.