Policies & Strategies

February 9, 2022

Preventing Harm, Empowering Recovery: A Strategic Framework to Tackle the Harm from Substance Use (2021-31) 2021 (Department of Health)

The Preventing Harm, Empowering Recovery was produced as a specific commitment arising from the New Decade New Approach agreement and was prioritised by the Department of […]
November 27, 2018

Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery: “A health-led response to drug and alcohol use in Ireland” – 2017 – 2025

Ireland’s “Reducing Harm, Supporting Recovery” strategy sets out the Government’s response to addressing the harm caused by substance misuse in our society over the next eight […]
November 27, 2018

New Strategic Direction for Alcohol and Drugs Phase 2: 2011-2016

The New Strategic Direction for Alcohol and Drugs Phase 2 (NSD-2) is a cross-departmental strategy led by the Department of Health, which aims to reduce the […]
November 27, 2018

Making Life Better – a whole system framework for public health 2013-23 (Dep Health NI)

‘Making Life Better’ is the strategic framework for public health. It is designed to provide direction for policies and actions to improve the health and wellbeing […]