Links to other services and agencies

Links to other services and agencies

Drug and Alcohol Information:                               Illegal Drugs and Alcohol Information and Services                           Prescription and OTC medicines information     Drinking culture alternatives                                   Health Service Executive

Government Agencies (incl. Research and Policy Making):              Drug Treatment Board                                 Department of Health            Health Research Board Library             Health Promotion material                               Health Protection Surveillance Centre                                  Health Research Board                              National Advisory Committee on Drugs and Alcohol                               Government supporting communities 

Other Irish Support Services and Agencies                               Áit Linn Alcohol education and recovery centre    Alcoholics Anonymous                                   Ana Liffey Drugs Project                                Depression support                                 Ballymun Youth Action Project                             Consultative Council on Hepatitis C                          ISPCC 24-hour helpline for children                           Dublin City Community Support             Outhouse LGBT networks                         (formerly) Dublin AIDS Alliance                                     Information for LGBTI        Charity promoting positive mental health                                     Merchants Quay Ireland                      Narcotics Anonymous                       Traveller community specific supports                                Recovery through Art, Drama & Education                       Samaritans 24-hour helpline                       Treatment and training project for women                            Irish youth organisation - health and lifestyle

International Services and Agencies:   (European Monitoring Centre for Drugs & Drug Addiction)      (UK website which provides info & advice regarding drugs)                  (International Harm Reduction Association)             (UK National Treatment Agency)

Mental Health Specific Services and Agencies:       Aware - helping to defeat Depression       Heads Up - Mental health promotion project which aims to contribute to suicide prevention efforts by providing timely, appropriate information and support to young people.             The Samaritans 24 hour helpline service for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair.       Suicide or Survive -Working towards suicide prevention.             Turning the tide on suicide - helping to prevent suicide through research, intervention & support           Your Mental Health - Aims to improve awareness and understanding of mental health and well-being in Ireland.

Drug Addiction Specific Services and Supports                Barnardos - help for young people who have a parent or carer with a drug/alcohol problem               Crosscare drug and alcohol programmes                         Information on drugs and alcohol services across Ireland                           National Family Support Network                         Information on all HSE provided drugs and alcohol services across Ireland             Mutual aid for adults with a drug problem in Ireland

Alcohol Addiction Services and Supports                 Mutual aid for families affected by a members drinking       Mutual aid for adults with a drinking problem                 Alcohol Action Ireland – challenging alcohol harm

Other websites and supports       Mutual aid for adults with a gambling problem                                Tusla, Ireland’s Child and Family Agency