Provider: Community Awareness of Drugs
Address: 31 Central Hotel Chambers, Dame Court, Dublin 2
Contact: Training co-ordinator
Telephone: 01 878-3656
To provide former participants with an opportunity to access information on drugs from Dr Des Corrigan, Chairman of the National Advisory Committee on Drugs. In addition, to up-skill on family-related matters from a variety of guest speakers and to listen to shared personal experiences on the topic of drug use and dependency.
Pharmacological update from Dr Des Corrigan. Family-related strategies are covered by family therapists / addiction counsellors, and shared personal experiences by Narcotics Anonymous, Coolmine Therapeutic Community, Merchants Quay Ireland or the Family Support Network.
Past participants of our ‘Parenting for prevention’ programme and invited guests
Our ‘update days’ have been held on six occasions since 1994. The 2008 update day co-incided with our 25th anniversary celebrations.