Aims

To improve outcomes for young people affected by parental substance misuse and raise awareness of ‘Hidden Harm' in the community.

Objectives

Provide 1:1 interventions for young people affected

Provide group-work programmes for young people affected

Provide support and training for those in regular contact with young people affected

Provide ‘Hidden Harm' awareness sessions with year 7, 8, 9 and 10 students

Outcomes

Young people affected will have better understanding of dependency and contributing factors

Young people will gain new experiences and acquire new skills through group-work

Young people will share previous experience and positive coping strategies

Young people will have increased resilience and self-esteem

Raised awareness of ‘Hidden Harm' in the community. Those in regular contact with target group will have strengthened support networks.

Young people can become volunteers and/ or join the youth forum to enhance their confidence and skills and further develop their education while having the opportunity to be part of positive influences.

DICE Referral Form

If you feel that you or any young person could benefit from this service please contact either:

Breigeen (all areas) – 07769294334 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Michaela (Omagh & Fermanagh) – 07769 261 533  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Rory (Armagh & Dungannon) – 07769 258 908  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Office – 028 8775 3228  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.