Local Community Services:
North Dublin Community Care Service (Drug & Alcohol Support)
The North Dublin Community Care Service is a free & confidential community-based support service for anyone living in north county Dublin experiencing problems with drug and/or alcohol use. The service is for both adults and under 18s, via the Substance Abuse Service Specific to Youth (SASSY). The Community Care Service can also give support to family members affected by another’s drug or alcohol use.
Family Support Service
Specialised support for all families and individuals living in north Dublin living with drug and/or alcohol misuse. The Family Support Service is a free, confidential and non judgmental service. Please contact the family Support Worker, Siobhan Maher, on 01 813 1786 or email Siobhan@ndublinrdtf.ie.
CUIS (Foroige – Balbriggan Youth Service)
Cuis identifies, engages and supports young people, ages 12 – 25, who are at risk of, or already engaged in, problematic substance use across the Balbriggan (urban & rural), Skerries, Rush, Lusk, Naul & Oldtown areas. They provide one-to-one supports, numerous groups and will signpost to other services as required. Please call 01 849 6708 for more information.
YSS (Crosscare – Swords Youth Service)
YSS identifies, engages and supports young people, ages 12 – 25, who are at risk of, or already engaged in, problematic substance use across the Swords, Ballyboughal, Donabate, Kinsealy, Malahide, Portrane, Rolestown, Portmarnock, Rivermeade & St Margaret’s areas. They provide one-to-one supports, numerous groups and will signpost to other services as required. Please call 01 840 5100 for more information.
Travellers & New Communities Specific Drug & Alcohol Support Service
A frontline drug & alcohol service for Travellers & New Communities in North Fingal – please contact the Task Force on 01 813 1786.