Provider: Urrus/The Ballymun Youth Action Project
Address: Horizons Centre, Balcurris Road, Ballymun, Dublin 11
Contact: Gabrielle Gilligan
Title: Administrative Assistant
Telephone: 01 846 7980 / 01 842 5726
This one-day workshop will introduce harm reduction and outline the health issues experienced through substance misuse. The training will provide participants with an understanding and appreciation of the key issues pertaining to theory and practice of harm reduction/minimisation; and an overview of the major health issues which are initiated and /or exacerbated by substance misuse.
Workers and volunteers in the drugs field
Prospective students need to be available to engage in learning and study on the days indicated for each programme. It is essential that students have computer and internet access to engage with course learning.
Contact URRUS. For more details see http://byap.ie/services/urrus/training-2020
URRÚS (Irish for “strength” or “confidence”) was founded in 1996, by the Ballymun Youth Action Project, to provide training in relation to drug misuse.