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Derry Healthy Cities

Contact Information

Address
Lilac Villa, Gransha Park, Derry - Londonderry,
Postcode
BT47 6TG View Location on Map >
Telephone Number
028 7161 1384
Email Address
info@dhcni.com
Web Address
http://www.dhcni.com/Opens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

Derry Healthy Cities provides a range of programmes aimed at supporting families, individuals and organisations and improving public health.

Strengthening Families Programme
A 14 week family skills programme addressing
- Family relationships
- Parenting skills
- Problem Behaviours
- Drug and alcohol misuse / abuse

This programme aims to support a healthy parent and child relationship by imporving communication, bonding, parental monitoring and rule setting.

Supports parents and children (aged 12-16) both seperately in the teen & parent sessions and together in family sessions.

Health@WorkNI
Support for employers to implement a ‘Health Promoting Workplace’ concept to improve working conditions and enabling staff to remain in employment longer.

The Clear Project
Skills based training for community and voluntary organisations to improve their understanding and awareness of mental and emotional wellbeing and suicide prevention so they can provide support to individuals using their services.

Bereaved by Suicide Project
Developmental support to the Families Voices Forum, a regional voice for those bereaved through suicide. The Forum proactively addresses the issue of Stigma which Surrounds Suicide and holds Government Departments, Agencies and Organisations to account regarding their responsibilities for the Implementation of the Northern Ireland Suicide Strategy.

Age Friendly: Derry & Strabane
Facilitation of the Mighty Oaks, a group of older people throughout Derry and Strabane who are working towards making the District more suitable for people as they age.

Organisation Type
  • Community
Main Age Groups
  • All Ages
Method of Access (Referral)
  • GP
  • Health Visitor
  • Self
  • Social Worker
Family Support Services Categories
  • Familys Support
Main Category of Services
  • Drug/Alcohol Misuse
  • Family Support
  • Self-Harm
  • Signposting/Advice
  • Health Promotion
  • Suicide Support

Areas covered

  • Derry
  • Limavady
  • Strabane

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Derry Healthy Cities

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