Are you a social worker, health care professional, youth worker or community worker? Then this part-time MSc/PG Diploma could be for you. Applications are now being accepted to this course. You’ll develop knowledge and skills to effectively deal with alcohol and other drug issues and to utilise recovery methods, using the best evidence and…
One in ten Irish workers experienced at least one or more negative consequences due to co-workers who were heavy drinkers, These included the ability to do their work being negatively affected, having to work extra hours and having an accident or close call at work due to co-workers drinking habits.
For a simple guide to how alcohol affects your breastmilk and how to manage breastfeeding safely when you choose to take a drink
2016 Audited Accounts Released
We’re committed to sharing our financial and governance work with our supporters, funders and the wider public. As part of this we publish our Audited Annual Accounts every year. We’re happy to share our latest annual accounts here and will shortly be publishing our Annual Report online.
Communities rally support for Public Health Alcohol Bill – The Phoenix (04 Nov 16) exposes intensive lobbying of senators by the alcohol industry Local communities across the country are fighting back against the lobbying force of ‘Big Alcohol’ before senators vote on the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill. Amid growing fears that key health elements of the Bill…
Many thanks to our friends in Galway at the Galway Healthy Cities Alcohol Forum who have provided us with some research of what we can do as a community to reduce Alcohol harms. Did you know that Galway was the first Irish City to develop an alcohol strategy to prevent and reduce alcohol-related harm? …
Dr Hilda Loughran & Anne Timony Meehan launching the Community Action on Alcohol Project pilot 2015 Evaluation Report
A copy of this report can be accessed from the following link: CAAP Evaluation Report
Community Action on Alcohol Project Pilot 2015 Celebration & Completion Conference Event Details: 10am – 3.30pm 20th January 2016, Aisling Hotel, Dublin 8 Introduction: Approximately 75 participants attended this conference which was jointly organised by the Alcohol Forum…
Dr. Hilda Loughran, Senior Lecturer School of Social Policy, Social work and Social Justice, UCD
Frances Black, Rise Foundation
Anne Timony Meehan; Project Lead CAAP Project
Kieran Doherty, CEO Alcohol Forum
at the Community Action on Alcohol Project Pilot 2015 – Celebration and Completion Conference, Ashling Hotel, Dublin Wednesday 20th January 2016