Novas Mid-West Community Detox programme was developed to assist people wishing to access safer outpatient detoxification from benzodiazepines and/or methadone, supported by the HSE.
The programme is run in conjunction with the service-users’ GP, a support worker, and community-based partner agencies. Novas staff provide emotional and practical support, and concerns regarding relapse and overdose are addressed through an individual care plan tailored to each client’s needs.
Weekly clinics are held in Nenagh and Thurles, respectively.
Respite service in Newport: a service for families impacted by Substance Misuse, either parents or partners of people with addictions.
Referral: Self-referrals, Family referrals, Referrals from agencies
Geographic remit: Mid-West Area: North of Co. Tipperary, Co. Limerick, & Co. Clare.
Monday – Friday, 9.00 – 5.00 p.m.