Research confirms that exposure to hard drugs is increasing in South Africa due to the increased activities of large organised drug cartels and a spike in drug and human trafficking.
“When it comes to mental illness, everyone has the responsibility to break the stigma of seeking help, especially when dealing with depression. As we learn from a young age that it is normal to take care of our physical wounds, we should take care of our emotional scars too. Seeking help, is as normal as going to the doctor for flu. Therefore it is vital that we empower ourselves with knowledge.”
The Nurture Health hospitals exist to inspire, support and equip people to lead meaningful and fulfilled lives despite physical and mental handicaps, injuries, disabilities or illness. Following a scientific and medical approach to wellness, it has a remarkable success rate – rebuilding the lives of many people.