Moscow, Russia
Joined December 2015
Presence in: Russia

Hand-help.ru is a unique project that provides online consultations in drug-related legal cases in Russia. Project activities include ensuring wide access to online counseling, monitoring of legislation and judicial practices in the sphere of drug policy and healthcare, legal empowerment of people who use drugs, prisoners and members of their families to defend human rights, education to lawyers and other professional that deal with legal aspects of drug-related cases, and advocacy for a more humane drug policy in Russia. Clients of the Hand-help.ru website include people who use drugs, people incarcerated for drug-related offences, including women-prisoners, and youths.

We are looking to connect with likeminded organisations around the world, share expertise and learn new approaches to assisting our clients.