News & Events

Drug & Alcohol Awareness Month, November 2018

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

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North South Conference on Community Action on Alcohol, November 22nd 2018

This exciting conference will bring together community, voluntary, local government, youth and community sectors, drug and alcohol services and Task Forces, academics and policy makers to present the work of communities in tackling alcohol harm and to explore the...

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‘Hello Sunday Morning’ Road Race 2018

“Hello Sunday Morning” encourages individuals to look at changing the pattern of their drinking by taking a break from alcohol & incentivising that break with goals e.g. taking up running/exercise. Further details can be found at http://www.hellosundaymorning.org/ In 2014 as...

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Lee Fields 4 Mile Road Race – New Date

Our ‘Lee Fields 4 Mile Road Race’ will now be taking place on Sunday June 17th. In conjunction with Hello Sunday Morning, the HSE, Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force, and Southern Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force,...

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UCC RAG Week 2018

Services collaborate to provide information to students as part of UCC RAG Week. As part of University College Cork (UCC) RAG week 2018, Cork Drug and Alcohol Task Force collaborated with The Sexual Health Centre Cork and UCC DJ...

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Case-Management: Inter-Agency Seminar, Feb 2018

The seminar ‘An Exploration of Case-Management and Opportunities for Inter-Agency Collaboration’ was held on February 22nd in the Vertigo Room, Cork County Hall. Since the publication of the National Drug Rehabilitation Framework in 2010, work has been on-going in developing a case-management...

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Community Rep Selection – South Centre of Cork City

Are you interested in representing your community on Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force?  If yes, you or a representative of your community group are invited to a meeting on a community rep for the South Centre of...

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Community Rep Selection – Cork North West

Would your community group / agency like to participate in a democratic process to select a representative for Cork North West on the Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force?’ A community meeting in Knocknaheeny Youth Centre will be taking place...

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‘Controlled Drinking’ Has No Protective Effects

Article from The Irish Times, Thursday January 25th 2018. Ciaran Darcy No evidence children given alcohol by parents drink less harmfully ‘Lancet’ study in Australia finds ‘controlled drinking’ has no protective effects Children who are provided with alcohol by...

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Lee Fields 4 Mile Road Race

In conjunction with Hello Sunday Morning, the HSE, Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force, and Southern Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force, we invite you to attend this chip timed 4 mile event. ‘Hello Sunday Morning’ encourages individuals...

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