News & Events

‘Controlled Drinking’ Has No Protective Effects

Article from The Irish Times, Thursday January 25th 2018. Ciaran Darcy No evidence children given alcohol by parents drink less harmfully ‘Lancet’ study in Australia finds ‘controlled drinking’ has no protective effects Children who are provided with alcohol by...

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Lee Fields 4 Mile Road Race

In conjunction with Hello Sunday Morning, the HSE, Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force, and Southern Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force, we invite you to attend this chip timed 4 mile event. ‘Hello Sunday Morning’ encourages individuals...

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Open Meeting – Public Health Alcohol Bill

On Sunday 10th September Senator Frances Black hosted an open meeting in Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork. The purpose of the meeting was to highlight the importance of the Public Health Alcohol Bill. The Bill, introduced by then Minister for...

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Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery 2017 – 2025

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar,  joined Minister for Health Simon Harris and Minister of State Catherine Byrne to launch “Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery – a health led response to drug and alcohol use in Ireland 2017-2025” on Monday 17th July....

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Hello Sunday Morning Road Race 2017

“Hello Sunday Morning” encourages individuals to look at changing the pattern of their drinking by taking a break from alcohol & incentivising that break with goals e.g. taking up running/exercise. Further details can be found at www.hellosundaymorning.org In 2014 as...

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UCC V CIT ‘Battle of the DJ’s’

We had a great day in UCC last week where CIT and UCC took each other on in ‘Battle of the DJs’. For 2 hours Devere Hall was transformed into a Berlin warehouse as the two DJ Socs locked horns. The...

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‘Hello Sunday Morning’ Road Race

In conjunction with Hello Sunday Morning, the HSE, Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force, and Southern Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force, we invite you to attend this chip timed 4 mile event. ‘Hello Sunday Morning’ encourages individuals...

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Strengthening Families – 10 Year Celebration

On Thursday 26th January we celebrated 10 years of the Strengthening Family Programme in the Cork & Kerry region which took place in the Vertigo Room, County Hall Cork. The Strengthening Families Programme is a 14 session, evidence based,...

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HSE Public Health Message: U47700

The HSE are issuing a public health message to people who use illicit drugs in the Cork city area. In particular, we wish to highlight that a white powder called U-47700, also known as U-4, may be in circulation. It...

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Cobh 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

Cobh Community Drug & Alcohol Project invites you to our 10 Year Anniversary Celebration Event, offering hope to families and individuals dealing with addiction. The celebrations will focus on those recovering from substance misuse and their families.  The night...

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