Our Vision

ARAS believes that individuals can meet their needs through positive Life choices.

What We Do

ARAS provides a range of information, advice and services aimed at meeting the needs of individuals and families affected by drug and alcohol misuse.


ARAS has a strong volunteer ethos, providing opportunities for volunteers at all levels and responsibilities within the organisation.

The Abbey Regional Addiction Service is a Community based Charity that provides Treatment and Rehabilitation Support to Individuals and Families affected by drug and alcohol misuse.

Our catchment area is the Kildare, West Wicklow Region.

ARAS is a community project for people living with a drug or alcohol misuse. We are based in Newbridge and serve the heart of the Kildare and West Wicklow region.

Use the links above or below to find out more about our services.

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All Available Services

ARAS, a Community Addiction Service that is open, accessible, and non judgemental.

Unsure what you need?

You can contact us for a confidential disussion. Call 045 488670 or email us: receptionaras@pmvtrust.ie

ARAS is funded by the HSE through the South Western Regional Drug and Alcohol Task Force (SWRDATF)