The LOFT (Local Outreach Family Therapies) is a community based project responding to young people and families in Cabra affected by alcohol and substance misuse. We endeavour to support the community in understanding and addressing the consequences of substance misuse. Our approach is therapeutic, inclusive and client centred, always with a view to empowering both the individual and the community.
The main aim is to provide therapeutic support to individuals and families in the Cabra area affected by substance misuse including alcohol.
We primarily engage with service users 16+ and family members who have concerns regarding their own or someone else’s substance misuse. We also have an outreach service where we engage with young people from the local youth services, local educational programmes and from the network of other relevant local agencies working in the area.
Referral process and Criteria: Assessment, 16+ and from the Cabra area.
Primary referrers: Agencies, Self Referral, GP’s, JLO’S, Schools.
Who do we refer to: Other relevant Agencies/ Projects, Clinics, Treatment Centres.