other projects

Parenting Programmes
This is an 8-week positive parenting course for parents, called ‘Parents Plus’. Topics covered are establishing rules and routines, creating discipline plans, encouraging play and special time with children, encouraging children’s learning, managing misbehaviour and talking problems through with children. This is appropriate for parents of children aged 6 – 11 years

Community Addiction Studies Course
This is a Fetac Level 5 course which enables people living or working in the community to become more effective when they encounter drug/alcohol abuse or addiction. Areas covered include: How addiction affects individuals, families, communities. How individuals and communities can respond to the process of addiction. Pharmaceutical information on drugs and their effects and field visits to drugs services / Individual course work.

Community Directory
This Directory has been created by the Ballyfermot Advance Project on behalf of the Ballyfermot Local Drugs Task Force. The aim of the Directory is to provide people living and working in Ballyfermot with clear and concise information on the many excellent services delivered by local community and statutory agencies in response to the problems arising from drug and alcohol misuse in our community.

This is an annual  publication with drugs and alcohol news and information.

STORM® Training Programmes
The STORM® Training refers to Skills Based Training on Risk Management of Suicide and Self Injury.

This training is aimed at frontline Workers in order that they will be able to give comprehensive support to their clients who may be at risk of suicide or self injury.

The training is over two full days and you can contact us for information on our next training dates.

For more information on STORM® see Links Section

SMART Recovery
Self Management for Addiction Recovery

"Discover the Power of Choice!"

The SMART Recovery 4-Point Programme helps people recover from all types of addiction and addictive behaviours, including: drug abuse, drug addiction, substance abuse, alcohol abuse, gambling addiction, cocaine addiction, prescription drug abuse, sexual addiction, and problem addiction to other substances and activities.

Ballyfermot Advance Project

Phone: 01 623 8001
Email: info@ballyfermotadvance.ie