How to get help if you have a drinking problem.
No need to suffer alone
Alcoholics Anonymous UAE: Holds regular meetings in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Al Ain and Sharjah.
Ÿ Call 050 4143042 (Abu Dhabi), 056 788 1416 (Dubai/Sharjah), 050 178 1003 (Al Ain). Log on to www.aauae.net
LifeWorks counselling centre, Dubai: Provides alcohol abuse counselling.
Ÿ Call 04 394 2464, mail firstname.lastname@example.org or log on to www.counsellingdubai.com
National Rehabilitation Centre, Abu Dhabi: Provides treatment for the abuse of alcohol and drugs for Emirati men. Supported by the President, Sheikh Khalifa, and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.
Ÿ Call 02 446 7777, or 800 2252, mail email@example.com or visit www.nrc.ae
* Colin Simpson