Better Out than In Online Hub Click on the link above to find out more about this online support hub. If you need support about any type of crisis, you can chat in confidence, 24/7 with a trained crisis volunteer through the Crisis Text Line. Text LGBTI+ to 50808 anytime you need support.
https://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/34162/ The latest figures from the Health Research Board (HRB) (click on the link above) show continued growth in the number of cases* seeking treatment for problem cocaine use, including crack cocaine use, despite an overall drop in the numbers entering drug treatment* Overall findings on drug treatment in 2020 - In 2020, a total of 9,702 cases were treated for problem drug use, a 9% decrease from 10,664 in 2019.
The_2019-20_Irish_National_Drug_and_Alcohol_Survey._Main_findings Please find attached for your information a new report from the Health Research Board (HRB) presenting findings from the National Drug and Alcohol Survey (NDAS) 2019–20, which shows that more people are using illegal stimulants, smoking less, and binge drinking remains high.
http://www.cypsc.ie/news-events/the-covid-word.3304.html A social media campaign created in collaboration with young people from Sligo, Leitrim and South Dublin and in a partnership between Foróige and Children and Young People's Services Committees. CYPSC and Foróige launch "The COVID Word" Online Campaign. Click on the link above to see this campaign and please like and share to your networks.
Current Letterkenny CDP START project Leaflet Would you like to chat to somebody about your concerns around drugs and alcohol. Click on the link above for further information.
SMART Recovery Ireland will be hosting Family & Friends Meeting Online Programmes. See attached flyers for more information. Family and Friend Pilot Letter 2.3155 (003) Family Friends Flyer no Date (1).pdf
The national framework for living with Covid-19 published by the Government of Ireland has announced the following Level 3 restrictions with some variations. Click on the link here for a summary of them and lets stay safe this Christmas. Dev_IT_38_DecLevel_V14
Q1 2021 AOD Training Plan Training Opportunities in the area of Alcohol & Other Drugs starting in January 2021 - funded by the North West Drug & Alcohol Task Force. Click on the link above to book your place!