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Case Management Review Day

On January 24th 2017, a review day of our Case Management Manual took place in the Vertigo Room at Cork County Hall.   The review day was open to all staff, management, service users and family members from both...

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HSE Public Health Message: U47700

The HSE are issuing a public health message to people who use illicit drugs in the Cork city area.  In particular, we wish to highlight that a white powder called U-47700, also known as U-4, may be in circulation. It...

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National Award – Integrated Care

On 18th October the CSPD’s second Integrated Care event took place in the Royal Hospital Kilmainham. The theme was ‘Journey to Person-Centred Integrated Care: New Ways of Working’.  The aim to expose participants to new ways of working in the...

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REACT – Excessive Alcohol Consumption in Third Level

Responding to Excessive Alcohol Consumption in Third Level A new pilot initiative aimed at tackling excessive alcohol consumption among third-level students’ across Ireland has been launched in UCC. Responding to Excessive Alcohol Consumption in Third-level (REACT) – is the...

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Multilingual Directory Launch

The launch of the multilingual versions of the ‘Directory of Drug & Alcohol Services in Cork & Kerry’ took place on Thursday 20th of October in the Council of Chambers. Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Fergal Dennehy attended the launch...

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Reflections of Hope

As part of Cork Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month, Ballyphehane Action for Youth Project are organising a commemoration ‘Reflections of Hope’. This will be taking place on Wednesday 2nd November from 6.15pm to 7.00pm in S.M.A Church Wilton. The event...

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Drug & Alcohol Multilingual Directory Launch

The launch of the Multilingual Directories for Drug and Alcohol Services in Cork and Kerry will be taking place on Thursday 20th October from 11 to 12.30 in the Council Chambers. The Directories, available electronically, are available in a number of...

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‘Strengthening the Community’ – A Talk by John Lonergan

As part of Cork Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month, former Cork Prison Governor, John Lonergan will give a public address on ‘The Importance of Community, Making a Difference to Others and Drugs & Alcohol in Our Society’. The event,...

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Bring Me Back Alive

The play, ‘Bring Me Back Alive’ by Patricia McCann will take place in the Firkin Crane on October 21st as part of Cork Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month. The theme of the play focuses on suicide awareness written in a...

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Cork Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month

The CORK DRUG & ALCOHOL AWARENESS MONTH will once again be taking place this October. The aim of Cork Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month is to raise awareness and signpost information so that communities, families and professionals know where...

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