Telephone: (0404) 40010
The ECRDTF funds a number of beds in the Tiglin Residential Treatment Centre.
Tiglin is located in Ashford, Co Wicklow and its mision statement is "to provide each individual in our care with an effective and comprehensive Christian faith-based solution to life-controlling drug and alcohol problems in order to become productive members of society. By applying biblical principles, Teen Challenge endeavors to help people become mentally-sound, emotionally-balanced, socially-adjusted, physically-well, and spiritually-alive".
In the later part of 2008 Tiglin opened it doors as it's first men’s centre in Ireland. The former outdoor persuits centre has been transformed into a fully equipped residential supported housing programme.
Today our facilities include accommodation for up to 25 men and 11 women, fully functioning professional kitchen, laundry, gym, prayer and meditation room, sitting room, games area, class room, counselling room, poly-tunnel, welding work shop, wood working work shop and all this in the middle of 3000 acres of idyllic forestry.
Each student will receive a high standard of care at Tiglin which will include: pre-entry medical supervision, one-one professional counselling, key working sessions, various life skills and training opportunities, on going personal development plans as well as everything else that is needed to live safely and successfully both here at Tiglin and most importantly in the real world.