Druglink article 1993 – Too hot to handle by Ian Clements

Since the 1980’s recreational drug use among young people has increased in extent and in the variety of drugs used, creating a potentially large new consumer group for drug services. Drug and medical services shy away from getting involved with young users and see them as the responsibility of youth agencies and schools, which in turn see themselves as ill equipped to deal with drug issues. The resulting void in services available will only be filled by cooperative inter agency working.

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