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#Medically Supervised Injecting Centres

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'This will save lives': Planning permission granted for Ireland's first injecting centre
# Merchants Quay Ireland
# Merchants Quay Ireland

'This will save lives': Planning permission granted for Ireland's first injecting centre

Dec 24th 2019, 1:20 PM 35,635 Views 81 Comments

The charity was refused planning permission by Dublin City Council in July.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Monday 28 October, 2019

'A dictatorship': Deputy Lord Mayor slams Simon Harris over comments on planning refusal for injection centre
# Supervised Injecting
# Supervised Injecting

'A dictatorship': Deputy Lord Mayor slams Simon Harris over comments on planning refusal for injection centre

Oct 28th 2019, 8:30 PM 28,579 Views 56 Comments

The Health Minister said he was delighted that Merchants Quay Ireland was appealing the council’s decision.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Gardaí refuse to provide policing plan needed for injecting centre until planning permission is granted
# Injecting Centre
# Injecting Centre

Gardaí refuse to provide policing plan needed for injecting centre until planning permission is granted

Jul 4th 2019, 6:31 AM 10,099 Views 33 Comments

Merchants Quay Ireland applied to Dublin City Council for planning permission for the centre last year.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Dublin's first injecting centre delayed further as Merchants Quay needs more time to address planning concerns
# Extension
# Extension

Dublin's first injecting centre delayed further as Merchants Quay needs more time to address planning concerns

May 9th 2019, 12:27 PM 9,523 Views 43 Comments

The centre aims to provide a safe, clean environment for people to inject drugs.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Friday 16 February, 2018

'Truly it will save lives': Dublin supervised injecting centre to be operated by Merchants Quay
# Supervised Injecting
# Supervised Injecting

'Truly it will save lives': Dublin supervised injecting centre to be operated by Merchants Quay

Feb 16th 2018, 1:50 PM 20,530 Views 82 Comments

The organisation already provides a drop-in service, Night Cafe and other supports for people who are homeless.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Saturday 2 December, 2017

A series of setbacks means Dublin probably won't be getting supervised injecting centres any time soon
# Injecting Centres
# Injecting Centres

A series of setbacks means Dublin probably won't be getting supervised injecting centres any time soon

Dec 2nd 2017, 4:00 PM 15,345 Views 55 Comments

The centres have been a part of government drug policy for a number of years.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

'People die in toilets, people die in urine-soaked stairwells'
# Supervised Injecting Centres
# Supervised Injecting Centres

'People die in toilets, people die in urine-soaked stairwells'

Nov 30th 2016, 3:23 PM 11,934 Views 24 Comments

An Oireachtas Health Committee is hearing submissions in relation to medically supervised injecting centres.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Sunday 14 August, 2016

"When I was 15 I found €3,500 worth of heroin on the ground... and that was it for me"
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# Art Therapy

"When I was 15 I found €3,500 worth of heroin on the ground... and that was it for me"

Aug 14th 2016, 9:15 AM 41,880 Views 57 Comments

We spent an afternoon at Merchant’s Quay Ireland, which provides assistance to drug users in Dublin.

# medically-supervised-injecting-centres - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Supervised 'injecting centres' could help drug addicts - report
# Drugs
# Drugs

Supervised 'injecting centres' could help drug addicts - report

May 28th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,652 Views 66 Comments

Merchants Quay Ireland has called for new approaches to respond to intravenous drug users in Dublin city centre for the benefit of drug users and the wider community.