Fesat European Foundation of Drug Helpines
Contact us
Vanderlindenstraat 15
1030 Brussels, Belgium

What is

  • is a network which currently joins together about 50 European drug helpline services
  • has a charter setting out the ethical principles to which all members of the Foundation adhere
  • has representatives from the Member States of the European Union on its Board ,who are experts in drug helpline work
FESAT Membership

Membership for FESAT is open to telephone helplines and services using online communication technologies to provide help and information on drugs, alcohol, tobacco. Membership is also open to other organisations in the drug field (and drug related helplines) and to networks.

When applying for membership, the organisation must fill out the FESAT application form, sign their agreement to the Charter of FESAT. The applicant organisation must also send an A4 presentation of the organisation, a copy of their last annual report and a copy of their aims and objectives and status.

Key Benefits of FESAT Membership:

You will have easy access to key information in your work field across Europe:

  • Benefit from unrivalled networking opportunities with other FESAT members
  • Receive regular free copies of FESAT reports, electronic newsletters, press releases, and briefings.
  • Access to the Members-Only Forum area of the web site, allowing you to communicate and exchange directly with other European member services

You will have greater opportunities for promotion:

  • Web link from FESAT directory to your homepage.
  • Use of FESAT membership logo on your promotional material and web site.
  • Promotion of your events via our channels.

After a vote by the Board you will receive a certificate of affiliation to FESAT that officially acknowledges your affiliation to our European network

To apply for membership please contact us by mailing info@fesat.org for an application form. The application will be subsequently submitted to the Board for decision.

A participant at the Training Seminar for Junior Helpline workers wrote:

Thankkk you very much for this opportunity. It was important for me as a young counsellor to talk about my work - which I love – and to meet all of you.


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