URRÚS Training

Urrús training autumn 2018: –

  • Introduction to Addiction Studies – 12th & 13th September 2018
  • Community Addiction Studies Course© – 10 weeks (one day a week) starts 1st October
  • Keyworking and Care Planning – 17th & 18th October 2018
  • Understanding Harm Reduction – 6th November 2018
  • Drug Related Health Issues – 6th November 2018
  • Community Reinforcement Approach (CRA) – 7th & 8th November 2018

Further details are available here.

Friends Remembering Friends Memorial Service

Ballymun Youth Action Project will hold the annual Friends Remembering Friends Memorial Service on Monday 26th February 2018.  The service will take place at 7pm in the Holy Spirit Church, Sillogue Road, Ballymun.

Refreshments will be served in BYAP after the event.

Diploma in Community Drug and Alcohol Work (NFQ Level 7)

We are currently taking applications for the Level 7 Diploma in Community Drug and Alcohol Work.

This comprehensive and professional course is run by Urrús in partnership with University College Dublin and intended to provide participants with a range of skills and knowledge both academic and practical which will enhance their effectiveness in responding to the complex issue of drug and alcohol misuse within a community environment.  This one year intensive programme leading to a NFQ Level 7 Diploma awarded by National University of Ireland, University College Dublin, is based on community development principles and uses adult learning approaches in its delivery.  The programme is accepted as part fulfilment of the educational requirements for membership of Addiction Counsellors of Ireland and offers a progression pathway to B.Soc Science with UCD.

Click here for more information or contact the office: – email – mailto:urrus@byap.ie  /  phone 01 8467980.