Annual Report 2017

In looking back over the year it is clear that this has been another busy and successful year for CAD. Over 400 Family Focus Programmes have been delivered since 1992 and it is encouraging to see that interest in, and demand for this programme continues to grow, not just in the Dublin region but … [Read more...] about Annual Report 2017

Annual Report 2016

2016 marked another busy and successful year for CAD. Demand for the Family Focus Programme continues to grow, illustrating the ongoing need in communities, not just in the greater Dublin area, but beyond for a programme that aims to inform, upskill and connect parents, guardians and carers of young … [Read more...] about Annual Report 2016

Annual Report 2015

2015 was both a challenging and exciting year for our organisation. Challenging in terms of a projected low reserve of funding and challenging in that people in positions of authority were calling for the decriminalisation of all drugs – something CAD is opposed to. We take this stance based on the … [Read more...] about Annual Report 2015

Annual Report 2014

2014 saw CAD continue to make our contribution to forward the aims and objectives of the National Substance Misuse Strategy. Our work with parents / guardians / carers (Family Focus Programme) continued to gather momentum. This year, in addition to our delivering our primary service in Leinster we … [Read more...] about Annual Report 2014

Annual Report 2013

2013 saw CAD survive another year despite the fallout of earlier significant cuts in statutory funding. As stated in previous reports, CAD the HSE and The South Inner City Local Drugs Task Force cut CAD’s funding by 48% (€120,000) in a short period of four years. A rescue plan saw us introducing … [Read more...] about Annual Report 2013