Cura

Address:
Social Services. Charles Street,, Sligo
General Details
Contact position: Manager
Service / Organisation: Cura
1850 622 626 / 071 9143659
Description:

CURA offers counselling support to women, men and families who need help with crisis or unplanned pregnancy along with a number of support services.

Need To Talk To Someone?

If you’d like to talk to someone now, call our Helpline on 1850 622 626. The Helpline is answered by trained counsellors. Opening hours are 9.00am - 6.00pm Mon-Thurs, and 9.00am - 5.00pm Fri. The Helpline is also open from 12.00pm - 2.00pm on Saturdays.

Service Areas
Service Areas:
  • Sligo town and environs
  • Sligo - north
  • Sligo - south, east and west
  • Leitrim - Carrick-on-Shannon and environs
  • Leitrim - south
  • Leitrim - north
We Cover all of Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal & part of Mayo.
Where service is provided
Where service is provided:
  • Service provided at above address
  • Service provided at various locations throughout the area covered
Our Service is not provided in persons home. We provide our service in a venue as near as possible to the person.
Cost of service to user
Cost of service to user:
  • Free
How to access the service
How to access the service (referral pathways) :
  • People can self-refer / access the service directly (without the need for a referral)
  • Parents / guardians can refer
  • Through GP
  • Through schools
  • Through Tusla Child and Family Social Workers
  • Through other Tusla services (e.g. Education Welfare Service)
  • Through HSE services
  • Through other statutory services
  • Through other community / voluntary service
Notes on referrals to the service: We provide our service with or without a referral face to face or telephone. By phoning our local number 1850622626 or 071 9143659
Parental permission needed
Do young people need parental permission to use your service? :
  • Under-18s need parental permission
  • Under-16s need parental permission
We will never turn anyone away at he same time we require parental permission for under 18's
Age-range catered for
Age-range catered for:
  • Pre-birth
  • Young adults (18-24 years)
  • Adults (25-64 years)
  • Adults (65+ years)
Brief Intervention
Do you specialise in any particular issue(s)?: Crisis Pregnancy Post Abortion Post Natal
Are counselling services regularly supervised? If so, please state what these arrangements are.: We have monthly supervision provided to us
 
 

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