Community Based Project Locator

Ballincollig Community Drug and Alcohol Project

Village Chambers, Village shopping Centre, Ballincollig, Co. Cork

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 4810373

Mobile: 087 2844426

Email: claremccarty15@gmail.com

 Services Provided

  • One to one Support
  • Pre & Post Treatment Support service,
  • Harm Reduction,
  • Mindfulness Based
  • Relapse Prevention,
  • Sign posting and referral services for young people and their families.
  • Drug & alcohol education / awareness programmes for schools and youth groups.
  • Complementary therapies including Auricular

Ballyphehane Action for Youth (BAY Project)

20A Pouladuff Road, Ballyphehane, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 1790689

Email: orla.oshea@foroige.ie

Project Worker:

Mobile: 086 3872041

Email: fiona.penney@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Confidential, friendly, impartial support, advice and information for people who are currently using or at risk of using drugs.
  • This service is free of charge and can be contacted by self-referral /concerned parents / guardians / family members or other relevant agencies.
  • One to one guidance and support for young people and parents
  • Information and advice
  • Educational and self-development group work
  • Referral to other appropriate relevant agencies

Blackpool – Hillgrove Outreach Project

Room 2, Blackpool Community Centre, Great William O’Brien st. Blackpool, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 7966020

Tel: 021 4500979

Fax: 021 4212225

Email: trish.hillgrove@gmail.com

Services Provided

  • Counselling
  • Harm Reduction
  • Family Support, Education, Information & Referral
  • Parents / Concerned Persons Support Group

The Bridge Recovery Group Ltd

21A, South Parish Community Centre, Sawmill Street, Cork City

Contact

Supervisor

Tel: 021 4313411

Fax: 021 4313574

Email: bridgerecoverygroup@eircom.net

Services Provided

  • Provides a recovery programme to people over 25 recovering from the misuse of alcohol and/or drugs
  • Training and Employment
  • Ongoing support
  • One to one and group counselling
  • Parents support group

Carrigaline Youth Initiative

Carrigaline Lions Club Youth Centre Project, Church Rd, Carrigaline, Co. Cork

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 4919635

Mobile: 086 3837390

Email: alex.slye@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Confidential, friendly, impartial support, advice and information to people who are currently using or at risk of using drugs.
  • This service is free of charge and can be contacted by self-referral / concerned parents /guardians / family members or other relevant agencies.
  • One to one guidance and support for young people and parents.
  • Information and advice.
  • Educational and self-development group work.
  • Referral to other appropriate relevant agencies.

Community Based Addiction Counselling Service

Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force, Floor 1, Kinvara House, Dublin Hill, Cork

Tel: 021 4930100

Contact

Addiction Counsellors:

Mobile: 087 0688486

Email: liam.omahony@hse.ie

Mobile: 087 4155404

Email: pat.oriordan2@hse.ie

Services Provided

The addiction counsellors employed in this project provide outreach support to clients of the seventeen Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force community based projects in Cork City.

Cork Counselling Service

HSE (South) Addiction Services, Level 1, Heron House, Blackpool Retail Park, Blackpool, Cork City

Contact

Reception

Tel: 021 4928300

Email: addictiontreatment@hse.ie

Community based addiction treatment service for people over 18yrs who are experiencing problems with alcohol and/or drugs and/or compulsive gambling.  The service also meets with people who have concerns about a family member’s addiction problems.

Services Provided

Following assessment, a care plan is developed with the Service User, which may include:

  • Brief Intervention
  • 1:1 Counselling
  • Group work
  • Referral to Non-Residential or Residential treatment Programmes
  • Free Service to all
  • This is not an emergency service.

DAYs Project (Douglas Area Youth services)

Ardagh House, old Carrigaline Rd., Douglas, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 1209001

Email: andrew.fiddow@foroige.ie

A community – based drug intervention project, which is committed to addressing the drug/ alcohol problem in the Douglas area.

Services Provided

  • One to one support to young people who are actively involved in substance misuse
  • Support and information for young people and parents living in the Douglas area
  • Assessment service; making appropriate referral to other relevant services when required
  • Diversionary activities to minimise the use of alcohol and drugs in the community

Dublin Hill / Ballyvolane Initiative for Youth

Portacabin Kempton Park, Ballyhooley Rd. Cork City (next to tennis courts)

(Post c/o Foróige offices, Level 1, Heron House, Blackpool Retail Park, Cork City)

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 3668049

Email: stephen.connolly@foroige.ie

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 2933283

Email: yvonne.otoole@foroige.ie

HSE promoted project, administered by Foróige and managed in association with local interests.

Services Provided

  • Confidential support to individuals and families affected by Alcohol & Drug misuse
  • Drug education/harm reduction/ prevention work in the community including the delivery of Drug Awareness workshops
  • Referrals to relevant agencies
  • Ongoing community support pre/post treatment

Farranree / Fairhill – Hillgrove Outreach Project

Farranree Community Resource Centre, Pophams Road, Farranree, Cork

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 2131786

Email: ailish.hillgrove@gmail.com

Services Provided

  • Harm Reduction
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Auricular Acupuncture and Mindfulness
  • Education, Information and Referral.
  • 10 week Concerned Persons Support Programme
  • One to one confidential support for concerned persons.

Glanmire Foróige Youth Project

Foróige Youth Project, Riverstown Cross, Glanmire, Co Cork

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 087 2182821

Email: cora.coleman@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • The project provides support, information and a referral service to individuals, parents and families in the Glanmire area
  • Group activities with young people to raise awareness of drug and alcohol issues.
  • Confidential one to one support to people/parents/families
  • Delivering drug awareness workshops within the wider community

Glen Neighbourhood Youth Project

Unit 2, The Glen Community Services Building, Carnloch Court, The Glen, Cork City

Contact

Project Co-ordinator / Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 2397599

Mobile: 085 1335714

Email: aoifenilabhradha81@gmail.com

Services Provided

  • Outreach, referral and support services to young people, their families and the community living in the Glen and surrounding districts
  • One to one and small group work for young people presenting with drug/alcohol related issues
  • One to one and small group work for young people presenting with substance misuse/abuse issues
  • support to persons in recovery from addiction
  • Drug education & awareness programmes delivered locally
  • Advice, support & Auricular Acupuncture
  • Harm reduction & Counselling service

Greenmount Community Drugs Initiative

12 Mary St., Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 8364366

Email: sinead.mcgrath@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Outreach, referral and support services to young people, parents and families living in the Greenmount area
  • Confidential one to one guidance and support service
  • Group activities with young people to raise awareness of drug and alcohol issues
  • Drug and alcohol education and awareness programmes for schools

Gurranabraher / Churchfield Community Drugs Project c/ o Youth Work Ireland – Cork

Gurranabraher Youth & Community Resource Centre, Gurranabraher Rd., Cork City

Contact

Project Co-ordinator: Eleanor O’ Sullivan

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 4399862

Mobile: 087 0568255

Email: cldtf1.youthworkirelandcork@gmail.com

Services Provided

  • Outreach, referral and one to one support services for young people and concerned parents/ families etc.
  • Provides programmes (in consultation) which are drug and alcohol related issue focused
  • Concerned Persons Programme
  • Aftercare & Recovery / Social Groups
  • Community Addiction Counselling Service

Knocknaheeny Drugs Project

Hollyhill shopping Centre, Knocknaheeny, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 4303902

Mobile: 087 1224794

Email: celinehurley@eircom.net

Services Provided

  • Outreach, referral and support services to
  • parents, families and young people living in the Knocknaheeny/Hollyhill area
  • Confidential one to one support to young people/parents/families
  • Making appropriate referrals to other relevant agencies
  • Group activities with young people to raise awareness of drug and alcohol issues
  • Delivering drug awareness workshops within the wider community e.g. schools and training centres
  • Community addiction counselling service
  • Personal development programmes / Parent support groups
  • Youth Café for secondary school pupils in the area

Mayfield Youth 2000 – Phase 1

Kerrigan Tyrell Youth Centre, Tinker’s Cross, Mayfield, Cork City.

(Post c/o Foróige Offices, Level 1, Heron House, Blackpool Retail Park, Cork City).

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 8523077

Email: deirdre.dennigan@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Programmes & activities for young people with an alcohol and drugs focus
  • Support, outreach & referral services for young people, parents and families in the Mayfield area
  • Confidential one-to-one support for young people, parents & families
  • Drug & Alcohol Awareness Workshops available to the wider community on request
  • Community Addiction Counselling Service available in centre the weekly
  • Family Support Group runs weekly
  • Mindful Parenting Programmes run twice per year
  • Mindfulness for Teens run throughout the year

Mayfield Youth 2000 – Phase 2

Family Centre, 20 Lotamore Park, Lotamore, Mayfield, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Tel: 021 4530898

Mobile: 086 3682061

Email: martina.okeeffe@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Programmes & activities for young people with an alcohol and drugs focus
  • Support, outreach & referral services for young people, parents and families in the Mayfield area
  • Confidential one-to-one support for young people, parents & families

Togher Link-Up

13 tramore Rd, togher, Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 8251561

Project Worker

Mobile: 086 8240140

Services Provided

  • A link between the services available and the person experiencing difficulties either through their own or a significant other’s drug/alcohol misuse
  • Provides the community with a range of drug/alcohol support services through crisis intervention, harm reduction, one to one and family support

The (TVG) Traveller Support

Project on Drugs and Alcohol 25 Lower John st., Cork City

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 6084659

Tel: 021 4503786

Email: tvgdrugsproject@gmail.com

Family Support Worker:

Mobile: 086 6084659

Email: tvgoutreachworker@gmail.com

The TVG Traveller Support Project provides a confidential, safe and flexible service to the Traveller Community in Cork city. The project listens to where people are at, helps with referral to relevant services and supports clients to access these services. The project is committed to prevention, education, intervention and information based work.

Services Provided

  • Outreach and support to Travellers who are currently using substances or who are in recovery
  • One to one and Family/Concerned Person’s support
  • Agency linkage and referral
  • Project supports the participation of Travellers in Drug & Alcohol services culturally appropriate education and prevention programmes and training
  • Drug and alcohol awareness workshops and information dissemination
  • Key working, care planning and case management
  • Acudetox for substance misusers and family members

Yew Tree Project

22 Lakeland’s Crescent, Mahon, Cork

Contact

Community Drug & Alcohol Worker

Mobile: 086 3801698

Tel: 021 4350445

Email: theresa.clifford@foroige.ie

Services Provided

  • Provide outreach, referral and support services to young people, their parents/families living in the Mahon and Blackrock area
  • Confidential one to one guidance and support
  • Making appropriate referrals to relevant agencies
  • Drug and alcohol education awareness programmes in small group setting

Youth Health Service/Harm Reduction

73, Shandon Street, Cork City.

Contact

Project Worker

Tel: 021 4220490 / 021 4220491

Fax: 021 4220498

Email: yhs@hse.ie

  • Mon: 8.30am to 2.30pm & 3.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Tues: 8.30am to 12.30pm & 1.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Weds:8.30am to 5.30pm
  • Thurs: 9.00am to 12.30pm & 3.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Fri: 8.30 to 3.00pm

Services Provided

  • Health Promotion
  • Information and Support
  • Sexual Health Screening
  • Family Planning Services
  • Crisis Pregnancy Counselling
  • Drug/alcohol & Generic Counselling
  • Youth Work Support