Galway Bay fm newsroom – A new group to provide support to families dealing with the impact of drug or alcohol abuse will hold an information session in the city next month (11/11).
The G1 Family Focus Group aims to provide a confidental, safe and encouraging place for people to discuss and cope with their loved ones substance abuse.
The group will hold a public information session on Wednesday the 11th of November in the Menlo Hotel at 7pm.
It’s expected that regular sessions will then commence the following week at the Pastoral Center at Newtownsmith in the city.
Debbie McDonagh of the Western Region Drugs Task Force says that those dealing with substance abuse close to them often don’t realise they need help.