Skoun

Last modified: 
22/06/2022 - 2:32pm

In Arabic, “SKOUN” means the internal tranquility and silence. “SKOUN” is also an Arabic punctuation mark, which indicates a pause while pronouncing a word. 
Our mission SKOUN is a non-profit making, non-political and non-sectarian Lebanese organization. Created in 2003, it is the first walk-in outpatient therapeutic facility in Lebanon that offers prevention, awareness and psychological treatment, to drug users and society at large. SKOUN is based on an ethical, non-judgmental, holistic approach, with primary concern for patient individuality, confidentiality and integrity.

Acronym: 
N/A
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2003
Country of Origin: 
LB
Scope: 
National
Country/ies of Operation: 
Lebanon
Intervention Sector(s): 
Advocacy & Awareness
Children & Youth
Health
Human Rights & Protection
Mental Health
Contact person's position: 
HR and Administration Manager
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
+961 81 334 796
Address: 
Rafik Hariri University Hospital, Auxiliary Villa # 3
Jnah- Beirut
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +961 1 845 512
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Jnah- Beirut
Phone: 
+961 1 845 512
Contact person's name: 
Sabine Sadaka
Partnerships: 
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Calls

Call

The Life Skills Curriculum Development Consultant is expected to generate and develop 28 online life skills lessons based on an existing life skills prevention program. This program will be later implemented in schools and delivered through their online platforms, targeting children in elementary and middle school.

Friday, 15 January 2021
Expired
Call

Mental disorders affect one in four of us! Despite this big number, persons with mental health conditions tend to hide their illness because of stigma and discrimination. With support and care people can better cope with mental disorders and preserve their well-being.
Societies and communities have a role to play in accepting people with mental health disorders and encouraging them to seek the support and care they might need.
The campaign seeks to normalize mental health and substance use services and diffuse the stigma surrounding disorders affecting an increasing number in our society.

Saturday, 31 October 2020
Expired

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Events

Event

Under the patronage of Mr. Simon Abi Ramya, President of the committee of youth and sports.

Saturday, 3 December 2011 - 2:00am

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Jobs

Job

A consortium of four organizations, MdM, Skoun, Abaad, Embrace, and the National Mental Health Program (NMHP), supported by the Agence Francaise de Development (AFD), aims to improve the opportunities for women, men, boys, girls, and gender non-compliant individuals in Lebanon to enjoy the best possible mental health and wellbeing. The consortium aims to reach its objective through supporting community-based Mental Health and Psycho-Social Support (MHPSS) and Substance Uses (SU) system offering appropriate, quality, and gender-inclusive services to all people living in Lebanon, particularly th

Sunday, 10 July 2022
Job

A consortium of four organizations, MdM, Skoun, Abaad, Embrace, and the National Mental Health Program (NMHP), supported by the Agence Francaise de Development (AFD), aims to improve the opportunities for women, men, boys, girls, and gender non-compliant individuals in Lebanon to enjoy the best possible mental health and wellbeing

Monday, 27 June 2022
Expired
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