'Substance Misuse' news stories:
19 Jun 2015
Successful alcohol support service to close
A successful residential support service for homeless dependent drinkers from across Lincolnshire is to close.
30 Apr 2015
New service launched to help offenders quit alcohol and drugs
Current and former offenders with unresolved drug and alcohol addictions now have access to a specialist support service in Nottingham.
04 Nov 2014
Treatment within 24 hours for all people seeking alcohol help
People in Nottingham who want help to reduce their alcohol consumption are being offered an expert alcohol assessment within 24 hours – one of a number of improvements made possible by major changes to alcohol support services in the city.
12 Oct 2013
Sellers of legal highs urged to examine their consciences
Businesses selling so-called “legal highs” to vulnerable young people should examine their consciences and think about the harm they are doing.
12 Dec 2012
New drug recovery service will deliver improved results
People seeking help for drug problems in Nottingham will be supported to make long-term changes to their lives with the introduction of a new drug treatment pathway in the city.