Mallow Community Drugs Initiative


Youth Centre, New Road, Mallow, Co. Cork

Community Drugs Worker: Nicola Whelan

Tel: 022-53526
Mob: 086-3836414

Services Provided:

  • Free and confidential advice and information in relation to drug and alcohol queries
  • One-to-one support for young people and their families affected by drugs and alcohol
  • Programmes for users who want to cut down or stop using like Brief Interventions and Holistic Harm Reduction
  • Acudetox Treatment to reduce cravings and withdrawal symptoms and restore balance (ear acupuncture)
  • Provide a link to other services that can help e.g. addiction treatment centres, counselling services, health clinics, complimentary therapies
  • Be an advocate for young people in dealing with other agencies and services e.g. training centres, employers, housing etc
  • Further information and referral forms can be found on