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Drugs

Drug Misuse in Scotland
http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Drugs-and-Alcohol-Misuse/
This site provides information, statistics and research on drugs misuse in Scotland. Our target users are policy makers, professionals, researchers, employers and the wider community.

Drugscope
www.drugscope.org.uk/
DrugScope is the UK's leading independent centre of expertise on drugs. Our aim is to inform policy development and reduce drug-related risk. We provide quality drug information, promote effective responses to drug taking, undertake research at local, national and international levels, advise on policy-making, encourage informed debate and speak for our member organisations working on the ground. DrugScope is supported by a variety of organisations, including Government, EU, Trusts and Foundations.

Drugs Action
www.drugsaction.co.uk/
Drugs Action provides a range of services to drug users, ex users and their families.

Drugs:  You, your child and drugs
www.healthscotland.com/documents/2523.aspx
Includes information about talking and listening, why young people become involved in drugs and what to do if a child is using drugs.

Know the Score 
http://knowthescore.info
Information and advice about drugs and the effects of drugs in Scotland.

Resolv
www.re-solv.org/
Resolv, the national charity dedicated to the prevention of solvent and volatile substance abuse. 

Scottish Drugs Forum
www.sdf.org.uk/
Scottish Drugs Forum (SDF) is the national non-government drugs policy and information agency working in partnership with others to co-ordinate effective responses to drug use in Scotland.  SDF aims to support and represent, at both local and national levels, a wide range of interests, promoting collaborative, evidence-based responses to drug use.

Scottish Training on Drugs and Alcohol (STRADA)

Scottish Training on Drugs and Alcohol (STRADA) provides a range of training, education and development opportunities to staff working in the drug and alcohol field. Whether you are looking for a short course of study or an academic programme, we can offer a variety of options for you and your organisation.

Talk to Frank
www.talktofrank.com
A source of reliable and credible drug information, effects, risks and sources of help on a UK wide level.

Teen Challenge North East Scotland
www.tcns.org.uk/
Teen Challenge offers a residential programme for young men between 18 and 35 years of age who are searching for the answers to their life controlling problems, especially drug and/or alcohol addictions.

 

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