DOST Programmes fall in five thematic areas, which are multidimensional, multifaceted and holistic. All the themes are also cross cutting. They have been developed keeping in view the Needs and Rights of our clients and encompass a diverse range of services and activities which include the following:

i.Drug Demand Reduction and Harm Reduction.
ii.HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care and Support.
iii.Human Rights Protection of Vulnerable groups.
iv.Human Resource Development of all stakeholders.
v.Community Development.