IDRAAC Institute for Development, Research, Advocacy and Applied Care is the first non‐profit organization (NGO) dedicated to mental health in Lebanon and the Arab World and is located in Beirut, Lebanon. Our work started in 1982 when IDRAAC’s members started conducting research and have been involved in many national and international studies, targeting different segments of the population and assessing different types of mental health conditions.
IDRAAC delivers free community services, awareness programs and world class mental health research. IDRAAC’s work is divided into 3 major pillars:
IDRAAC’s activities are tailored to cover all aspects of mental health and psychosocial support needed by the society.
IDRAAC was founded in 1997, and was officially registered on May 14, 2002 (permit No. 63, amendment No. 7848 on March 28, 2007).