SOUTH EAST REGIONAL
DRUG AND ALCOHOL
This knowledge portal/library forms part of the response of the South East Regional Drug and Alcohol Task Force to problems associated with the misuse of drugs and alcohol. The SERDATF plays a key role in assessing the extent and nature of drug and alcohol problems in the South East and coordinates action so that there is a targeted response to substance misuse in local communities. The SERDATF implements the National Drugs Strategy in the context of the needs of the region through action plans which have identified existing and emerging gaps. The SERDATF comprises representatives from a range of relevant agencies, such as the HSE, the Garda, the DSP, the Probation Service, Education and Training Boards, Local Authorities, Youth Services, as well as elected public representatives and Voluntary and Community sector representatives.