Barney Magee – Area Manager

Barney Magee

Barney has been working in the drug and alcohol field for 12 years, starting as a volunteer for Blenheim in the Portobello Road Project, now DAWS, where he gained an NVQ level 3. Since then he has worked in all areas of substance use treatment including; residential, criminal justice, community services and outreach for a number of providers across the sector.

Barney studied counselling at Birkbeck and have a MSc in Addiction Psychology and Counselling, along with a Diploma in Leadership and Management and a level 4 NVQ in Management.

Barney currently oversees our services in Islington, including; CASA Alcohol Service, CASA Family Service and CASA Families, Partners & Friends.