DROP-IN CENTER (DIC)
The SEED (Pertubuhan Pembangunan Kebajikan dan Persekitaran Positif Malaysia) drop in Center (DIC) proves its guests a safe space free of any form of threats, intimidation, discrimination, harassment, physically unsafe or unsanitary conditions.
We also provide folks with:
- Counseling and peer support
- Information sharing and empowerment
- Basic healthcare such as basic medication and treatments for wounds
- Capacity and skill building training
It is the base for both the referrals and the outreach team to gather for meetings. During which they would exchange information, update data and conduct various programs.
The drop in center also functions as the meeting point for staff and clients for counseling, medication pickup, information gathering, the conduction of research, social networking as well as the event coordination for various client based programs or fundraising.
Referral is an service provided by SEED. We assist our clients in sourcing out the help or information required to assist them in their individual cases such as that for
- Rehabilitation for substance abuse
- Health check ups
- check ups and treatment for Sexually Transmitted Infections
- Cure and care centers
- Legal aid
- Shelter homes
The cases are attended to 7 days a week 9am to 5pm and the results have been encouraging.
The services have ascended to new heights with SEED’s unique approach to social care and comprehensive support for the community. Still emerging from the nascent stages of its life, SEED’s referral services has solidified its reputation in Kuala Lumpur as a trusted source of information along with an inclusive support to all communities. Such positive representation makes a considerable impact in facilitating the reduction of social stigma and thereby reducing the vulnerability of such at risk communities.