KOTA KINABALU – After one-year of opening its door to guests with addiction problem; Malaysia’s first addiction treatment facility marked its stamp of medical tourism sector to the world.
The Solace is a private addiction retreat with six-star treatment facilities that attracts guests from all around the world including Australia, United States of America, United Kingdom and many more.
Its founder and chairman, Datuk Seri Dr Ghulam Mohd Sayeed told reporters that the establishment of The Solace is another effort to save lives for the betterment sufferers.
“After 38 years of educating children; this is another way for me to contribute to help people. After seeing a tragic incident where lives were destroyed by addiction, I want to do something about it,” he said after the Chinese New Year Celebration in Sayfol International School Sabah, here today.
According to him addiction is an affliction that affects people from all walks of lives.
“The Solace is different from any addiction treatment facilities in the world. First we are not a rehab centre, we are the first private world class luxury addiction retreat in Malaysia,” he explained.
Ghulam who is the founder of The Solace further explained that addiction affect both the illiterate and well educated people.
“Our treatment here is a long life treatment where we keep in touch with our guests and carry out follow up support after the treatment periods of between one to three months are over,” he shares.
There are 47 highly qualified professional expert team from all over the world to help treat addiction for drugs, gambling, alcohol and sex in Solace.
The facilities is equipped with the latest and cutting edge services for addiction treatment using practices and clinical methods provided by experience and exclusive Clinical Advisory Board.
The Solace is more affordable as compared to foreign centres, utilising the same technology and method used by western addiction treatment centre.
For more details and inquiries, the public can check its website on www.solacesabah.com – By Fizah Yusof/SayangSabah