Associazione Dianova Italia

Founded in 1984, Dianova Italy is a socially engaged, non-profit organization (ONLUS) developing  a variety of programmes in the fields of addiction prevention and treatment, education, and social and community development. Dianova Italy operates counselling and aid centres, treatment programs for adults and reception facilities for adolescents facing social difficulties.
Open house day at the centre of Cozzo

Open house day at the centre of Cozzo (province of Pavia, Italy)

Dianova Italy in 2016

122 collaborators

Women: 41%, men: 59%

9 volunteers

Participate in Dianova’s activities on a regular basis

8 facilities

5 residential centres for adults, 1 centre for adolescents, 1 apartment for admissions, 1 headquarter and communications office

572 people served

By Dianova Italy’s programmes in 2016

Intervention Areas

  • Specialized residential therapeutic community programme for alcohol and polyuse of substances
  • Emergency intake program, assessment and residential referral services
  • Residential therapeutic rehabilitation programme
  • Residential educational rehabilitation programme
  • Schooling support programme
  • Intervention with families

Addiction services

  • Specialized residential therapeutic community programme for alcohol and polyuse of substances: 31
  • Emergency intake program, assessment and residential referral services: 114
  • Residential therapeutic rehabilitation programme: 87
  • Residential educational rehabilitation programme: 129

Other services

  • Schooling programme with external teachers, secondary education diploma 1st and 2nd cycles : 38
  • Intervention with families: 200

Certifications & accreditations

Dianova is an accredited public service in the regions of Lazio, Lombardy, Marche, and Sardinia, under an agreement with the Ministry of Justice.

Contact Information

  • Address: Associazione Dianova Italia, Viale Forlanini, 121 – 20024 Garbagnate Milanese (Mi) (Italy)
  • Web: www.dianova.it
  • Tel.: (39) 02.99022033 – info@dianova.it

Some of the projects or activities currently running in Associazione Dianova Italia

  1. Alcohol Dependence Module in Italy

    Interview with Carlos Arena, doctor and psychiatrist, Head of the 'Alcohol Module' (Centre of Cozzo, Dianova Italy) Why a dedicated alcohol module? The...

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