The Social Centre “Gaiziņš” on 7 Gaiziņa Street, Riga. The service has been provided since 2009. Since 2016, 24 employees, including doctor’s assistants, ensure operations all day long. In 2018, SC “Gaiziņš” registered 21,757 sobering cases (including, in 9,783 cases the persons were taken to the Centre by state and municipality police). Persons were declared in Riga, outside Riga and from different countries: England, Belarus, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Estonia, Cameroon, Russia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Finland, Ukraine, Germany, Sweden.
Persons under the influence of alcohol are transported from other municipalities based on cooperation contracts, including from: Ādaži, Bauska, Carnikava, Garkalne, Ikšķile,
Inčukalns, Ķegums, Lielvārde, Limbaži, Mārupe, Olaine, Ropaži, Salaspils, Saulkrasti, Sigulda, Stopiņi.
“Cēsu patversme”, on 9 Slimnīcas Street, Cēsis
The service is provided by 6 employees all day long starting 3 October 2017. In 2018, 438 sobering cases were registered (including, in 257 cases, persons were transported by state or municipality police, 206 persons were transported to the shelter by the municipality police of Cēsis). 206 persons were transported to the shelter by the municipality police of Cēsis. The declared place of residence of these persons was in Cēsu Region, and in other municipalities: Riga, Jūrmala, Valmiera, etc. The cooperation contract concluded with the municipality police of Smiltene on the transportation of persons to sober them.
In Preiļi, 2 Talsu Street, sobering has been provided since 2014 all day long, and it is services by 5 employees. In 2018, 397 cases of sobering were registered,
persons arrived from Preiļi and other towns and regions: Andrupene, Jaunjelgava, Dobele, Lubāna, Rēzekne, Viļāni, Daugavpils, Jēkabpils, Ludza, Ilūkste, Riga, Sigulda, Krāslava, Jaunpiebalga, Jelgava, Inčukalns, Balvi, Ogre, Vecumnieki, as well as from Lithuania and Germany. In Ludza, 46 Stacijas Street, sobering has been provided since 2015 all day long, and it is services by 8 employees. In 2018, 370 cases of sobering were registered, persons were transported from different regions: Ludza, Rēzekne, Kārsava, Zilupe, Cibla, Madona, Jēkabpils, Krāslava, Grobiņa, Baltinava, Aizkraukle, Alūksne, as well as from the United Kingdom, Russia and Belarus.
Night shelter “Stūrīši 1” in Laidzes Parish, Talsi Region, provided sobering from 1 January to 31 May 2018. At the shelter,
18 sobering cases were registered, when persons were transported from Talsi, Roja, Dundaga, Ventspils and other regions.