Level 2 Parish Response

Projects at this level build upon work from level 1 and have individuals who organise events to help substance misuse prevention


• Project volunteers receive training on prevention & community mobilisation


• Network of resources available to act as a referral agency in order to signpost drug user’s & families to support


• Promote www.drugs.ie


• Establishment of a medium term programme of activities


• Relationship formed with other agencies to promote collaboration in prevention work


• Church & Community aware of project as a valued resource to community to use and support


• Information Source for community on issues related to drugs / alcohol


• Events on awareness raising & avoidance skills held in parish & schools in line with best practice


• Promote parish individuals being trained in leadership skills


• Promote DEWF (Drug Education Workers Forum) & Putting the pieces together training with volunteers