Support Groups

World Vision Taiwan
NGO with volunteer and sponsorship opportunities to help fight poverty. At 6F, 133, Sec.4 Min-Sheng E. Road, Taipei 105.
Christian Salvation Service
Post adoption service, crisis counselling, social work, vocational education and training. At 7F, 420 Keelung Rd., Sec.1, Taipei 110.
Amnesty International
Global organisation protecting human rights worldwide. Office open Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00. At 3F, No.14, Lane 165, Sec.1, Sin-sheng S. Rd., Taipei 106.
The Red Cross Society of the Republic of China
NGO carrying out humanitarian work and disaster relief. Also training in first-aid. At 303, Bangka Blvd., Wanhua Dist., Taipei 10855.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Regular AA meetings and Al-Anon meetings in English, at various locations in Taipei.
International Cooperation and Development Fund organises humanitarian assistance and aid following disasters. Summer camps and overseas volunteer opportunities. At 12-15F, No. 9, Lane 62, Tien Mou West Rd., Taipei 11157.
Cardinal Tien Cultural Foundation
A wide range of services, art festival and seminars, children theatre carnival, aborigine students seminars, home service workshop, public health seminars, senior school and youth writers club. At 4F, No 22, Sec. 1, Hsin Hai Rd., Taipei 10089.
Christian Salvation Service
Organisation which helps women and children facing financial, social, psychological and emotional distress by providing medical care and counselling.
The Community Services Center
Counselling, newcomer orientation programmes, cross cultural training, English-language publications, referral services and education services. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00. At 25, Lane 290 Zhongshan N. Road, Sec. 6, Taipei 1116.
Dore Achievement Center (Taiwan)
British organisation to help kids and adults to overcome learning problems, including dyslexia, dyspraxia, ADHD and asperger syndrome, through programmes of physical exercises. At 17F-11, No.6, Sec. 4, Xinyi Rd., Da’an Dist., Taipei City 10683.
Chinese Association for Human Rights
Organisation which assists individuals in securing, facilitating and promoting human rights in line with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. At 4F-3, No.23, Sec. 1, Hangchow S. Rd., Taipei 10053.