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Bray Community Addiction Team

Established in 2002 through the Bray Local Drugs Task Force (BLDTF)’s Action Plan and we server the communities most affected by the problems associated with drugs/alcohol misuse.

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Bray Community Addiction Team

BCAT is managed by a voluntary Board of Directors and delivers its essential services through the employment of 12 staff, Tus workers and a number of volunteers.

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Welcome to BCAT - The Bray Community Addiction Team


InforShould you or a member of your family have a problem with alcohol or drugs,

please feel free to contact us at the numbers listed or emaiin

Drop In

If you have a problem with drugs and/or alcohol you can avail of a range of services including the Drop In, where you can access food, shower and laundry facilites and get assistance from one of the project workers on issues you may have on any given day. If you are an IV drug user you can avail of our Needle Exchange Service in Boghall Road, Monday to Friday 10am until 5pm. If you would like One-to-One Support you can avail of our key-working/case management service. In addition BCAT can offer you other supports such as Outreach and Hospital/Hostel/Treatment  Centre Visits. For more information on the BCAT approach and the evidence based interventions and approaches which we use, go to the section on Our Approach, for more information on services go to Services section and for more information on mutual aid support go to the section on SMART Recovery

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SMART Recovery

SMART Recovery is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group.  Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self empowering, science based mutual help groups.


4-Point Programme

The SMART Recovery 4-Point Programme offers tools and techniques for each programme point.


For more information on SMART Recovery, meetings in Bray and Nationwide go to the SMART Recovery link on this site

If you want to look closer at SMART Recovery go to

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Family Support

If you are the relative (mother, father, partner) of a person with a drug/alcohol problem,  BCAT can offer you support on a one-to-one and/or on a group basis.  If you are living with or have close contact with a loved one who refuses to get help for themselves you can avail of the Community Reinforcement and Family Training Programme (CRAFT) on a one-to-one and/or on a group basis. Go to the CRAFT section on this site for more information.


Whatever your need we encourage you to make contact with us, whether for information, advice, or to link in with for one to one and/or group support. 

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Prison Links

If you are in prison for a drug/acohol related crime and drugs/alcohol are a problem for you can avail of the Prison Links service.  The Prison Links Worker will work with you on:

  • addiction specific issues (harm reuction, stabilisation, relapse prevention)
  • goal setting
  • sentence management
  • establishing post-release care plans
  • transition back into the community
  • family liaison

You can contact the Prison Links worker on the BCAT number.


For more information on this service go to the Prison Links page on this site.

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SMART Recovery Website

The SMART Recovery website is now available to view. Simply go to to view where there is a meeting in your area.

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Under 18's Service

A community owned service, accepting, empowering and including people in the Bray area who seek assistance in relation to substance use and/or addiction issues.

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BCAT Opening Times

A community owned service, accepting, empowering and including people in the Bray area who seek assistance in relation to substance use and/or addiction issues.

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BCAT’s Drop In Opening Times


Little Bray Office Drop in Hours :

Monday 10:00AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Wednesday Drop In Closed (U18s Keyworking Only)

Thursday 10:00AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 -4:00 PM

Friday 10:00AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 -4:00 PM

Saturday 12:30PM - 3:30 PM


Boghall Office Drop In Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wendesday 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed


Please note BCAT's Dublin Road Drop in will open on all Bank Holiday Saturday from 12:30 to 3:30pm


One to One Keyworking Meetings will run from Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm & 2pmto 5pm in both Offices with the excepion of Wednesday mornings in our Boghall office

Our needle exchange service will run as normal Monday to Friday in Boghall.


If you are in crisis you can contact us on 012764692 or on



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