Support for young people to reduce the harm caused by substance use.

Area Derry/Londonderry, Omagh, Western Health & Social Care Trust , Limavady, Enniskillen, Strabane
Age Range11-25
Concern Category Drugs and/or alcohol

About the Programme

DAISY West provides information and advice on the effects of alcohol and drugs and works with you on a one-to-one basis to reduce the harm caused by substance use. Our staff help clients to reduce risk taking behaviors, to sustain positive changes in their lives and to have healthier relationships.

Interventions provided:

  • Brief interventions.
  • Therapeutic mentoring.
  • Counselling.
  • Therapeutic group work.
  • Family support.
  • Family systemic work.
  • Therapeutic play skills.
  • Auricular Acupuncture.
  • Harm reduction and risk management.

Quote from service user:

“DAISY helped me to see that my drug use was out of control and impacting on my relationships. They listened to me and supported me to reduce my drug use and get back in touch with my family.”

DAISY is a partnership between Start360 and ASCERT.

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