Archive for January, 2011

Gorey Family Support Group

Monday, January 31st, 2011

Family members living with drug use now have a Peer Family Support Group in Gorey. By coming together to help each other and share experience, by talking about their own situation and by listening to the stories of others, family members gain strenght,comfort, support and find a way forward. To attend or find out more about the group please contact us at 051 312010 or 087 9351774.

Service of Commemoration and Hope

Monday, January 31st, 2011

The 12th Annual Service of Commemoration and Hope, In Remembrance of those who have died from Drug Use and Related Causes. This years service is “Reclaiming Family Through Rebabilitation ” takes place on
Tuesday 1st February 2011 at 7.30pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Sean McDermot Street Dublin 11

Family Support Network Research into Debt-related intimidation of drug users and their families

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

This is a very interesting articled based on the National Family Support Network’s reserach into debt-related intimidation of drug users and their families.  It was published in the online ‘Drugnet Ireland’ magazine in early 2010.

http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/13031/

‘All Those Wasted Years’ – RTE Radio Documentary

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

A bilingual documentary about drug addiction that ravages Dublin.

http://www.rte.ie/podcasts/2009/pc/pod-v-120303-43m02s-wasted-doconone.mp3