Invitation to the Launch of the Public Consultation to Inform the New National Drugs Strategy 2017

Department of Health

The Department of Health is developing a new National Drugs Strategy for 2017 onwards.
On Tuesday, 6 September at 10.00am, Minister of State for Communities and the National Drugs Strategy, Catherine Byrne, T.D., will announce details of a six-week period of public consultation to inform the new National Drugs Strategy.  
Venue is St. Andrew’s Resource Centre, 114-116 Pearse Street, Dublin 2.
The views of the public, community and voluntary sectors, young people, family networks, service users and Government departments/agencies will be sought on the existing strategy to inform the new strategy (2017 onwards). 
During the launch, details about the consultation will be outlined including information about the wider consultation process (dedicated questionnaire, phone line, regional events, postal and email address) that will operate throughout the consultation period (6th September to 18th October inclusive).
Please RSVP to by 5.00pm on Friday 2 September 2016.