Archive for the ‘National Network’ Category

7 Stages Video: Families Seeking Support in Coping with Heroin Use

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

Very interesting video looking at the experiences of families seeking support in coping with heroin use. 

http://www.drugs.ie/multimedia/video/the_experiences_of_families_seeking_support_in_coping_with_heroin_use

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

Family Support Network National Workshop/Conference 2010

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

A large number family  members from the SER Family Support Network attended the recent National Workshop/Conference in Dundalk , which was opened by Minister Pat Carey. Family members contributed to  discussion and raised a number of  issues affecting drug users and their families.