Dunlewey Cares Family Service

Does someone you care about struggle with drugs or alcohol?

Dunlewey Cares is a community based early intervention service for adults and family members affected by alcohol, drugs or other substance use.

What we offer:-


A safe and confidential space to talk and think about yourself, and your concerns in a way that you may not have felt able to do with friends and family.


On how to deal with challenging situations and what supports are available to you.


Build your emotional strength to enable you to cope with and manage your family situation.


Build your confidence to enable you to make positive changes within your family.


Is available for all family members – this can be individual or group or a mixture of both.

Dunlewey Cares Family Service is a free service available to anyone affected by a family member’s substance use.

Service Locations

We are currently based in

Lisburn,   Newtownards,  Downpatrick and Belfast
In addition to these locations we also work from other venues in the surrounding areas.  Appointment times are flexible  We welcome self referrals.  The easiest way to contact Dunlewey is simply to pick up the phone.


Testimonials from family members:

“I felt at ease and comfortable and I could be honest with understanding and without judgement.“
“I was desperate and didn’t know that there was help out there.”
“I found that other people were in the same boat.”
“For me this was a service that provided great help and I hope it can continue to benefit others.”

Family Support Group

Our group meets every other Tuesday from
7-8.30 pm in TSL House, Lisburn and offers
support, advice and education around
substances to family members.

Tel: 028 9039 2547    –        [email protected]