Residential / Secondary Treatment

Family Support Worker

Tabor Lodge, Addiction Treatment Centre, Ballindeasig, Belgooly, Co. Cork.

Contact

Family Support Worker for programmes, meeting times and location

Tel: 021 4887110

Fax: 021 4887377

Email: greaneykathleen@hotmail.com

Fellowship House

Spur Hill, Doughcloyne, Togher, Cork City.

Contact

Counsellor on Duty

Tel: 021 4545894

Fax: 021 4344471

Email: fellowshiph@eircom.net

Services Provided

  • Fellowship House provides a residential supportive environment for addicted men in early recovery.
  • Duration of programme is twelve weeks. It also provides a monthly in-house meeting for men who have completed the programme.
  • The aim is to facilitate the development of a contented healthy sobriety, enabling a transition to independent living, accommodation and re-integration into the workplace

Admission Criteria

  • Diagnosis of addiction and have completed a primary treatment
  • Willingness to participate in a work/training programme on a part-time basis
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Be free of alcohol/drugs for at least 72 hours prior to admission

Three month Programme

  • The programme at Fellowship House includes individual and group counselling
  • Provides education on personal development and relapse prevention
  • Its emphasis is on personal responsibility, peer support, health care, participation in a Twelve Step Group and lifestyle changes
  • Residents participate in a FAS funded training programme at North-side Community Enterprises for 20 hrs per week
  • Residents are encouraged to develop health recreational skills
  • Family participation is welcomed
  • Residents are encouraged and supported in securing suitable ‘move on’ accommodation