Substance Abuse Service

Service Details

Target Age

  • 19 - 24 years


  • Mental Health
  • Drugs & Alcohol

Support Type

  • In-person - One-to-one


  • Offaly

Contact Details

Contact Person(s)

Nuala Hyland


Bannon Centre Tullamore, Co Offaly, Ireland R35 NY51


086 0678 204

Contact Hours

Mon to Fri 9-5
Mon, Tue & Thur - Tullamore area
Wed - Edenderry area
Fri - Portarlington area

Can take self referrals but mainly it is GP and Psych refs.

Emergency Assistance

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If someone is hurt or in danger call the emergency services straight away. Emergency services can be contacted at any time by dialling 999 or 112 in Republic of Ireland or 112 in Europe.

Additional Service Information

Referral Process

  • Self-referral
  • GP referral

Service Description

Short term recovery goals.
Working with a person from 1 day to 3 months recovery from addiction.
Detox set up.
Treatment bed.
CBT skills for mood.
Healthy coping mechanisms.

List of Services Available

Addiction specific; alcohol, drugs, gambling.

Given an appt via a letter and keep to this weekly/bi-weekly.

Wheelchair Access

Meet refs at the CMHT building or the CADS building. Also outreach to several Primary care centres in other area.

Before this website came along, we weren’t sure what services were available locally and how to access them. It’s great to now see them all listed in one place with lots of useful information and contact details.