Mission, Vision & Values

Our Vision:

CDARS is committed to improving the lives of vulnerable people and those with complex needs arising from the ill effects of addiction to alcohol, drugs and other psychosocial conditions.

Our Mission:

CDARS will strive to achieve this by:

  • Providing a holistic approach to help improve the mental, physical, social and emotional health and wellbeing of clients 
  • Focusing on their recovery and re-integration into society;
  • Supporting and providing information to members of their family and carers.

Our Values:

CDARS is a well-respected organisation with over 25 years’ experience delivering psychosocial services to substance misusers and their families. At the heart of our organisation are strong values; we are:

  • Client-centred
  • Inclusive
  • Respectful
  • Non-judgemental
  • Confidential

Our Objectives:

Our main objectives are to:

  • Provide a range of psychosocial services to support the recovery of substance misuers, people experiencing mental health crisis and perpetrators of domestic violence, to support their re-integration within the community;
  • Limit the harm which comes with drug and alcohol addiction for our clients, their families and carers, and the wider community;
  • Raise awareness about the risks associated with drug and alcohol addiction within community settings.