Cobh

Cobh Community Drugs Initiative

C/o Cobh YMCA

4A Ticknock Commercial Park, Ticknock, Co. Cork

CONTACT

Community Drugs Worker: Gemma Turner

Tel:  021 4814060
Mob: 086 8283760
Email: gemma@ymca-ireland.net

Services Provided:

  • Work with 14-23 year olds from Cobh, on a one to one basis, whose lives are affected by drugs and/or alcohol
  • Support young people in recovery from drug and/or alcohol addiction
  • To tailor make a plan for each young person encouraging change, growth, healthy lifestyle choices and fulfilling their potential
  • Support/provide information for loved ones and family members of young people referred to service
  • Provide a safe, confidential environment where young people are listened to and free to discuss issues
  • Provide a link between young people in Cobh to other services where appropriate i.e. treatment centres, health clinics,       assessment & counselling services etc.
  • Act as an advocate for the young person
  • Auricular Acupuncture
  • One to one support for concerned persons