services - services

By: Hhcdt  05/12/2011
Keywords: Holistic Therapies

We Provide the Following Services:

  • Holistic Therapies
    1. Surgeries : Members of our team are on hand at local surgeries where GPs prescribe methadone, to offer support and link clients into a multi-faceted care programme
      Counselling : Counsellor available twice a week
      Holistic Therapies : Massage,
      Indian Head Massage
  • Parent information and Holistic evenings
    1. Information for parents and famillies, time to talk, time to relax.
  • Liaison with Judicial Services
    1. Staff liaises with the service user's probation officer if required.
  • Referral and Assessments
    1. Referral and assessments of clients.
  • Needle Exchange
    1. Liaison and joint work with Community, Voluntary and Statutory services
      1. Liason and support work for local GPs
        1. Welfare Advice with local community welfare officer
          1. Solas Clinic
            1. - Methadone prescribing service with a nurse in attendance.
          2. 'The Chill'
            1. - Friday night-time programme for young people over the age of 15 in the the area. A drop-in centre for young people in the Huntstown area.
            2. 'The Chill' is a drugs, tobacco and alcohol free environment for older teenagers to socialise in a safe environment.
            3. It's run by young people for young people in partnership with adults in the community.
            4. Light refreshments, music and general entertainment is provided in a 'chilled' setting.
          3. Advocacy Group
            1. - Aims to empower service users to advocate on their own behalf.
          4. Equal Return to Work Proramme
            1. - Rehabilitation : Rebuild Life, Detox, Confidence building, Parenting skills, Drug awareness, Positive thinking, Health & Fitness, Diets, Attitudes & Behaviour, Developing positive self-image, Adapting to change, Prepare for exams, study skills, Interview skills, 'Education on living',
            2. - Personal Development: 'Mixing with people', Literacy, Stabilising & Rehabilitating, Developing contacts, Correspondance, Presenting youself & Communication skills.

Keywords: Holistic Therapies