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Minister McEntee convenes first meeting of National Taskforce on Youth Mental Health

MTAS welcomes the commencement of the first meeting of the National Task Force on Youth Mental Health

By | September 6th, 2016|Drugs and Alcohol Updates|Comments Off on Minister McEntee convenes first meeting of National Taskforce on Youth Mental Health

Minister Zappone announces 94 capital grants to 86 youth projects and organisations throughout the country

MTAS awarded Capital Grants for refurbishment of showers, installation of running track & renewal of polytunnel at Cara Lodge Residential Treatment Centre.  Further grant awarded to the Assessment & Day Treatment Centre to re-design the garden in Trabeg Lawn as an additional therapeutic space. http://www.dcya.gov.ie/viewdoc.asp?DocID=3901

By | August 8th, 2016|Drugs and Alcohol Updates|Comments Off on Minister Zappone announces 94 capital grants to 86 youth projects and organisations throughout the country

Irish Examiner.com 16th June 2016 – A necessary task to tackle – Irish drinking culture

http://www.irishexaminer.com/archives/2016/0616/opinion/a-necessary-task-to-tackle--irish-drinking-culture-405156.html

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Cork Independent.com 16th June 2016 – Plan to tackle alcohol misuse in Cork launched

http://www.corkindependent.com/news/topics/articles/2016/06/16/4121687-plan-to-tackle-alcohol-misuse-in-cork-launched/

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Hse.ie 14th June 2016 – Cork and Kerry Alcohol Strategy Group Launches Regional Alcohol Strategy 2016 – 2018

http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/news/media/pressrel/CorkKerryAlcoholStrategy20162018.html

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Echo.ie 13th May 2016 – Call to Taoiseach to appoint drugs and alcohol minister

http://echo.ie/news/item/call-to-taoiseach-to-appoint-drugs-and-alcohol-minister

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Independent.ie 15th May 2016 – Rural Ireland engulfed in hidden epidemic of psychoactive drugs

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/rural-ireland-engulfed-in-hidden-epidemic-of-psychoactive-drugs-34715680.html

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