Fundación Dianova Chile

Established in 1995, the Dianova Chile foundation develops residential and outpatient treatment programmes that meet the specific needs of women and young people. Dianova Chile also develops school-based programmes aimed at preventing violence and promoting healthier relationships among pupils.

Dianova Chile

Residents follow their treatment programme in a tranquil and peaceful environment – Centre of Pucará (Dianova Chile)

Dianova Chile in 2018



6 facilities

3 residential facilities, 2 outpatient facilities, 1 information and assessment centre

420 people served

By the education and training services and programmes developed by Dianova Chile in 2018 (+ over 4,000 indirect beneficiaries)

3,232 people served

By Dianova Chile’s addiction and physical and mental health programmes

Programmes and Activities 2018

  • Residential addiction treatment programme for women with or without dependent children
  • General and specialized intensive outpatient addiction treatment programmes (women, juvenile offenders)
  • Novasalud mental health and addiction treatment services: assessment interviews, prevention and referral services
  • International advanced diploma in addiction counselling
  • Neurodidactic and neuroprotection mechanisms training courses
  • “Coexistence and neuroprotection” training course
  • Management course for the “Life Skills” programme
  • Team building workshops and group work
  • Debates on “Life Skills” and environment

Impact on the Sustainable Development Goals

3.4 By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being.

3.5 Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol.

4.7 By 2030, ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development, including, among others, through education for sustainable development and sustainable lifestyles, human rights, gender equality, promotion of a culture of peace and non-violence (…)

5.1 End all forms of discrimination against all women and girls everywhere

10.2 By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status

17.17 Encourage and promote effective public, public-private and civil society partnerships, building on the experience and resourcing strategies of partnerships

Related Activities

Dianova Chile’s gender-sensitive residential treatment programme for women with or without dependent children (236 direct and indirect beneficiaries), specialized outpatient programmes (464 beneficiaries) and mental health consultations (through the Novasalud programme’s 2,987 beneficiaries) have directly contributed to SDG 3 (Good health and well-being) targets 4 and 5, with a cross-cutting contribution to SDG 5 (Gender equality) target 1.

In addition, the organization’s training activities (international advanced-level diploma in addiction counselling and “Life Skills” training programme) have contributed transversally to SDG 3, target 5 and SDG 10 (Reduced inequalities) target 2. Lastly, partnerships with several schools and universities in the development of Dianova’s training programmes have contributed directly to SDG 17 (Partnerships for the goals) target 17.

Certifications and Accreditations

  • National Service for Prevention and Treatment of Drug and Alcohol Abuse (SENDA)
  • Ministry of the Interior and Public Security
  • Registered in the National Register of Educational Assistance (ATE). Ministry of Education

Contact Information

  • Address: Fundación Dianova Chile, Calle Sta Teresa de Tango 2281, Santiago, San Bernardo, Región Metropolitana (Chile)
  • Web: –

Some of the projects or activities currently running in Fundación Dianova Chile

  1. Addiction Services Are Essential Services

    Dianova launches an international campaign to raise awareness of the need that addiction services be on par with other healthcare...

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  2. Our Centres Need your Help!

    Some populations are more vulnerable to Covid-19, including people who use drugs and those who are trying to overcome their...

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  3. Programme for Women with Dependent Children

    On the premices, a kindergarten provides the children with a safe, tranquil, notwithstanding stimulating environment which helps them to grow up...

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