Our Mission:

“To improve the lives of vulnerable people in our local community, that struggle with mental health issues, substance addiction or neuro disorders.”

CDARS will strive to achieve this by:

  • Providing a holistic approach to improve the mental, physical, social, and emotional health of our clients. 
  • Focusing on the recovery and re-integration of our clients.
  • Offering support, and provision of information, to families members and carers of our clients.
  • Increasing a client's own recovery capabilites.
  • Offering personalised peer-led support to our clients.

Our Values:

CDARS is a highly respected organisation with over 30 years experience in delivering psychosocial services to vulnerable people with complex needs and their families. At the heart of our organisation, our are values are:

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

Our Objectives:

Our main objectives are to:

  • Provide a range of services to support people with substance or alcohol addiction, mental health issues, neurodiversity conditions and ex-military veterans.
  • Limit the harm that comes with mental health issues, addictions and other psychosocial problems, not only for our clients but also their families and carers, and the wider community.
  • Raise awareness and reduce the stigma associated with mental health, substance and alcohol misuse, and neurodiversity, within the local community and in the workplace.