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Words by Stephen McCabe. Photos by Babs Daly.

“I applied for the post of manager two years ago. My background is nursing, sexual health and addiction and I worked in St James’s Hospital and drug services before. I manage the service, which includes clinical work with the service users, and setting up and co-ordination of new services.

Siobhán O’Dea Manager

A typical day here is very busy. We now have services four days a week, which is fantastic. That was our dream. We would love to see services five days a week. The fourth day is part of our new PrEP monitoring clinic, which monitors patients who are taking PrEP they’ve procured online.

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