Mid-West Regional Drugs & Alcohol Forum Members

The MWRDTF was established as an independent company in April 2007, with a small number of staff and chaired by an independent Chairperson. There are 31 members of the MWRDTF representing the community, voluntary and statutory sectors.

The community representatives come through the county/city community Fora. The voluntary representatives are nominated through the Mid West Voluntary Drug Cluster Group

The statutory representation is in line with those involved in the National Drugs Strategy.

Name of Organisation: Limerick Youth Service

Role on Task Force: Voluntary Representative

Name: Catherine Kelly

Address: Limerick Youth Service, 5 Lower Glentworth St., Limerick

Phone: 086-2428949

Name of Organisation: An Garda Siochana

Role on Task Force: Limerick Garda Division Representative

Name: Inspector John G. Heelan

Address: An Garda Siochana, Roxboro Road, Limerick

Phone: 086-8281289

Organisation Role: Statutory Organisation on the Supply Pillar

Name of Organisation: Bushypark Treatment Centre

Role on Task Force:Voluntary Sector Representative
Name: Margaret Nash

Address:Buskypark Treatmet Centre, Bushypark, Ennis, Co. Clare

Phone: 065-6840944

Organisation Role: To highlight the needs of clients from Rural and urban areas and to provide support to meet their needs. We also highlights the needs and issues of voluntary groups within region.

Brief Description of the Organisation: Busypark Treatment Centre is a residential Centre which caters for people addicted to alcohol, drugs and gambling. It is a 28 day programme based on the Minnesola Model Abstinence based programme. We provide services for family members.

Name of Organisation: HSE

Role on Task Force: Support Agency

Address: Slainte, 57 O’Connell St. Limerick

Phone: 061-318633

Organisation Role: Support

Name of Organisation: Probation Services

Role on Task Force: Support Agency

Address: Theatre Court, 15 Lower Mallow Street, Limerick

Phone: 061 206320

Name of Organisation: Limerick City Council Homeless Service

Role on Task Force: Support Agency

Address: 36 Cecil St. Limerick

Phone: 061-481222

Organisation Role: Support Agency

Name of Organisation: Customs Service

Role on Task Force: Support Agency

Address: Passenger Shannon Airport

Phone: 061 716115

Organisation Role: Support Agency

Name of Organisation: Community Reps

Role on Task Force: Support

Address: Mid West Region

Organisation Role: Support