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Does someone you care about struggle with drugs or alcohol?

Dunlewey Cares is a community based early intervention service for adults and family members affected by alcohol, drugs or other substance use.

How Can We Help?


A safe and confidential space to talk and think about yourself, and your concerns in a way that you may not have felt able to do with friends and family.


On how to deal with challenging situations and what supports are available to you.


Build your emotional strength to enable you to cope with and manage your family situation.


Build your confidence to enable you to make positive changes within your family.


Is available for all family members – this can be individual or group or a mixture of both.

Family Support Group

Our group meets every other Tuesday from 7-8.30 pm in TSL House, Lisburn and offers support, advice and education around substances to family members.

Testimonials From Family Members

“I felt at ease and comfortable and I could be honest with understanding and without judgement.“

“I was desperate and didn’t know that there was help out there.”

“I found that other people were in the same boat.”

“For me, this was a service that provided great help and I hope it can continue to benefit others.”

Adults & Families Services

Dunlewey Cares Family Service is a free service available to anyone affected by a family member’s substance use.

This information is designed to help you. It is not designed to replace the support and guidance available from seeing a Dunlewey counsellor or attending a support group.

Contact the Dunlewey HelpLine on 1800 936 725 or 08000 886 725 to find out about the counselling and support services available in your area.