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Drug Misuse in Scotland
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 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
Drugs Action provides a range of services to drug users, ex users and their families.

Drugs:  You, your child and drugs
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
Information and advice about drugs and the effects of drugs in Scotland.

Resolv, the national charity dedicated to the prevention of solvent and volatile substance abuse. 

Scottish Drugs Forum
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
A source of reliable and credible drug information, effects, risks and sources of help on a UK wide level.

Teen Challenge North East Scotland
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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