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Education/Prevention – tobacco

Stop smoking interventions and services, 2018 This guideline covers stop smoking interventions and services delivered in primary care and community settings for everyone over the age of 12. It aims to ensure that everyone who smokes is advised and encouraged…

Education/Prevention – alcohol

New guidelines of CAYT repository of impact studies, 2016 CAYT‘s primary aim is to provide education and prevention practitioners with evidence of what has proved – or is promising – to be of good practice; to highlight those programmes showing…

Education/Prevention – drugs

Drug misuse prevention, 2018 This quality standard covers the prevention or delay of harmful use of drugs by children, young people and adults most likely to start using drugs, or already experimenting or using drugs occasionally. This includes illegal psychoactive…

What’s the Government doing about drugs?

Drug strategy 2017 The drug strategy 2017 sets out how the government and its partners, at local, national and international levels, will take new action to tackle drug misuse and the harms it causes | Home Office, UK Here are the…

Does drug education stop drug use?

In the past many people hoped that drug education would prevent young people from ever using drugs. This led some people to set unrealistic aims for their drug education programmes: ‘We do not wish to raise unrealistic expectations of what…

Education & prevention

ACMD briefing on the prevention of drug and alcohol dependence (2015) (PDF) DrugScope produced many report and briefings in this area and helped to run the Drug Education Practitioner’s Forum Education and prevention department reports Joining Forces: Guidance for police working…