|The Health Service Executive|
|The Department of Social Protection|
KCCP receives funding from the Department of Social Protection and the Health Services Executive (HSE).
The HSE funding allows KCCP to employ a Programme Co-ordinator, Rehabilitation Manager, Youth Worker, Administrator and Drugs Worker. It also provides core funding for Youth Matters. It also allows KCCP to run a Family support group-St. John the Evangelist (which meets every Wednesday night).
In addition the programme provides a free and confidential community counselling service –open to adults. In January 2012 KCCP formed a partnership with SASSY, which provides an addiction counselling services for those under eighteen years of age (with parental consent) every Monday afternoon.
KCCP have developed
excellent working relationships with the local schools, the Gardai, the
Probationary Services, Drug Treatment Services and Psychiatric
also receive great support from Dublin City Council, City of
The programme is run by a local voluntary management committee –anyone from the area wishing to help should contact our co-ordinator Marian Clarke 01-8324516