June 6, 2019
Founded in 1982, in North Inner City Dublin as a response to the then emerging heroin epidemic within the community – the Ana Liffey Drug Project continues to work hard to support the communities we work within and the individuals most affected by problematic drug use. One of the main purposes of the Ana Liffey is to engage with people who are actively using drugs; to journey with them; and to help them make healthier choices.
May 17, 2019
Madelyn Portley named as Ana Liffey’s volunteer of the year!
April 25, 2019
Ana Liffey is now recruiting Project Workers for a variety of roles in our Dublin services.
Are you non-judgemental, flexible & hard working?
Do you want to help people with complex & multiple needs?
If the answer yes & yes – then consider applying to work for the Ana Liffey Drug Project.
April 3, 2019
Marian Keyes, Damien Dempsey, Emmet Kirwan, James Kavanagh, Philly McMahon and many others have joined the #SaferFromHarm campaign to decriminalise people who use drugs. In a new campaign video Marian Keyes recognises that “how we currently treat drug users does not work and needs to change”, while Damien Dempsey believes that “we need to treat drug use as a health issue, not a criminal issue.”
March 11, 2019
We’ve just added the 1996 Annual Report from Ana Liffey Drug Project. Yes, that’s right from 23 years ago!
You can read it here.
March 8, 2019
Figures released today by the Health Research Board show that there were 736 drug related deaths in Ireland in 2016 – over two people a day. The National Drug Related Deaths Index (NDRDI), which is compiled on an annual basis from a variety of sources nationwide is the most reliable source of data on drug related deaths in the state.
February 13, 2019
HOMELESSNESS AND ADDICTION campaigners have expressed concern after a new report showed that the rate of deaths among homeless people in Dublin was up to 10 times higher than the general population.
January 20, 2019
January 13, 2019
January 12, 2019
December 29, 2018
December 22, 2018
December 15, 2018
November 26, 2018
Ana Liffey Drug Project provided harm reduction & welfare interventions to festival goers at Electric Picnic 2018.
November 24, 2018
November 22, 2018
November 22, 2018
October 8, 2018
July 1, 2019