Addiction Services - LHO - North Dublin

Addiction Services LHO Dublin North

The Addiction Service supports the provision of an integrated range of preventative, therapeutic, and rehabilitation services to meet the diverse health and social care needs of our service users in an accountable, accessible and equitable manner.

The Addiction Service promotes a drug-free lifestyle by providing prevention, treatment, rehabilitation and aftercare programmes to minimise the harmful effects of substance misuse and prevent the spread of HIV / Hepatitis and other infections.

Referral and access to the Addiction Service is through Self Referral, Family Members, GPs, Drop-in Centres, Needle Exchange, Treatment Centres, Satellite Clinics, Community Support Groups, and through the Garda Arrest Referral System.

Needle Exchange services for under 16yrs require parental consent.

Needle exchange is a confidential service for injecting drug users, where they are able to get sterile injecting equipment and dispose safely of used injecting equipment

Contact the Treatment Centres / Satellite Clinic or any Outreach Worker at any Clinic or Needle Exchange in your area to arrange your first visit.

Addiction Services Head Quarters, Phibsboro Tower, Dublin 7 Tel   01 8820300 Fax  01 882033 Clinical Director, Consultant Psychiatrist in Substance Misuse, Phibsboro Tower Tel  01 8820300 Fax  01 8820330

Counselling Service, Phibsboro Tower, Phibsboro, Dublin 7 Tel 018820300 Fax 01 8820330

Information, Education & Prevention, Phibsboro Tower, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8820300 Fax 01 8820330

Outreach Service, Phibsboro Tower, Phibsboro, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8820300 Fax  01 8820330

Rehabilitation/Integration Service, Phibsboro Tower, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8820300 Fax  01 8820330

Local Drug Task Force, Clancarthy Road, Donnycarney, Dublin 5 Tel 01 8465070 Fax 01 8465071

North Dublin Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force, Unit 25 Town Centre Mall, Swords Village, Co Dublin. Tel 01 813 1786

Alcohol Services, Stanhope Street, Dublin 7 Tel 01 6773965

In-Patient and Out-Patient Detoxification

St. Michaels Ward, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont, Dublin 9 Tel 01 8093288 Fax 01 809300

Unit Manager, Cuan Dara, Cherry Orchard Hospital, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 Tel 01 8093288 Fax 01 8093000


Soilse provides services for people who are genuinely motivated to rehabilitate themselves vocationally and have difficulty in finding courses which meet their social as well as occupational needs. 

Services in Soilse are offered daily from 9am- 5pm. After Care is provided two Evenings a week.

The gym is open on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 5pm- 7pm and on Sunday 11am- 1pm.

Referral to drug-Free Centre can be made through family or self-referral. Alternatively, clients can be referred by a letter from their GP, the Probation & Welfare Services or the HSE Addiction Services. (Clients must be drug-free)

Referral to prescribed Medication Centre is through Self Referral, Family, and letter of referral from GP, Probation & Welfare Services, and HSE Addiction Services.Clients must be on prescribed Methadone

Soilse Drug Free Centre, 6-7 North Fredrick Street, Dublin 1 Tel   01 8724535 Fax  01 8724586 

Prescribed Medication, 1-2 Henrietta Place, Dublin 1 Tel  01 8724922 Fax  01 8724891 



Rehabilitation and Integration Service

Floor 2, Phibsboro Tower, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8820300

Keltoi, Phoenix Park, Dublin 20 Tel 01 6200040

Voluntary Drug Centres

Merchants Quay Project, Merchant Quay, Dublin 8 Tel 01 6790044

Saol Project, Amiens St, Dublin 1 Tel 01 8553391

Anna Liffey Project, 48, Middle Abbey St, Dublin 1 Tel 01 8786899

Coolmine House, 19 Lord Edward Street, Dublin 2 Tel 01 6794822

Drug Awareness Programme (Crosscare), Red House, Clonliffe House, Dublin 3 Tel 01 8390911

Dublin Aids Alliance, 53 Parnell Square,, Dublin 1 Tel 01 8733799

Open Heart House, 2 St Marys Place, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8305000

Teen Counselling, Mater Dei, Clonliffe Rd, Dublin 3

The Cavan Centre, Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan Tel  (049) 8544436


Support for people in the community infected by HIV/AIDS

Referral to this service is via Hospitals, GPs, Family, Word of Mouth, Public Health Nurses, HIV Clinics

Dublin Aids Alliance, 53 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1 Tel 01 8733799 Fax 01 8733174

Open Heart House, 2 St. Mary's Place, Dublin 7 Tel 01 8305000

HSE Direct Service Delivery - Treatment Centre

This service provides medication, counselling and referral to other services for people living in the local community

Referral is through HSE Outreach Services, Needle Exchanges, GPs, and Self referral.

Beldale View, Belcamp Lane , Darndale, Dublin 17 Tel 01 8488951

Satellite Clinics

Satellite Clinics have specific opening times. You will be seen by a GP who will assess your needs and write you a prescription, if necessary. The prescription is then taken to the local Pharmacy to be dispensed.

Referral is through HSE Outreach Services, Needle Exchanges, GPs, and Self referral.

Bonnybrook Satellite Clinic, Brookhaven, Glin Road, Bonnybrook, Dublin 17 Tel 01 8770205 Fax 01 8770300

Coolock Satellite Clinic, Brookhaven, Glin Road, Bonnybrook, Dublin 17 Tel 01 8770205 Fax  01 8770300

Donabate Satellite Clinic, Donabate Health Centre, Donabate, Co Dublin Tel 01 8436079 Fax  01 8434318

Donnycarney Satellite Clinic, Le Cheile, Collins Avenue East, Donnycarney, Dublin 5 Tel 01 8314985

Edenmore Satellite Clinic, Edenmore Health Centre, Edenmore Park, Dublin 5 Tel 01 8480666 Fax 01 8473903

Howth Satellite Clinic, Howth Centre, Main Street, Howth, Co Dublin Tel 01 8322984 Fax 01 8359717

Kilbarrack Satellite Clinic, Kilbarrack Health Centre, Foxfield Crescent, Dublin 5 Tel 01 8391221 Fax 01 8322111

Swords Satellite Clinic, Swords Health Centre, Bridge Street, Swords, Co Dublin Tel 01 8902200 Fax 01 8902121