Cork Local Drug & Alcohol Task Force strategic plan for 2015-2017.

Date: 
01-01-15
Description: 

Facts and Figures on alcohol and drug use in Cork

·        300 individuals currently in treatment for heroin use

·        100 injecting drug users not in treatment

·        2000 individuals accessed HSE drug & alcohol services  in 2014

·        Individuals with a dual diagnosis prevalent (both a mental health issue & an addiction issue)

Main four substances presenting to services

1.    Alcohol

2.    Cannabis

3.    Benzodiazepines ( e.g Valium & Xanax)

4.    Heroin

Identifier: 
10.14655/6841-881115
Type: 
Report
Rights: 
Public
Language: 
Language=en