Pakistan Youth Organization (PYO) is a non-political welfare organization founded by Mr. Sana Ullah Rathore in 1990. PYO is registered with the Social Welfare Department Government of the Punjab (Pakistan). PYO started its working in Gujranwala, which is one of the major cities of Pakistan standing 5th position population vise with an equal number of male and female populations.
The total population of the Gujranwala District is about 4 million. Prior to foundation of PYO, there was no organization which was working on the issues related to Youth, Drugs abuse, HIV and AIDS prevention as well as Treatment and Rehabilitation of drug users. Later on activities of PYO expanded in Gujrat, Sargodha, Lahore and other cities of Pakistan.
VISION: PYO is striving for Healthy life of Nation.
MISSION: Drugs and HIV/AIDS free Pakistan.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES
Keeping in view this entire situation PYO set some objectives, which are as follows:
Save and Serve the Life of Humanity
Organize Awareness Programs against Drug abuse, HIV/AIDS and STIs
Organize Healthy and Positive activities for Youth
Provision of Free Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation
Minimize the Drug related harms
Provision of Health Care facilities
Provision of Counseling & Testing Services
Provision of Outreach services for Street Drug users
After Care and Re-integration of recovering addicts