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World Suicide Prevention Day 2021

Published: Friday, 10 September 2021 10:41

World Suicide Prevention Day takes place on Friday, 10th September 2021. This year the international theme is ‘Creating Hope Through Action.’ with organisations the...


FASD Awareness Day 2021

Published: Thursday, 09 September 2021 12:22

9th September is FASD Awareness Day! The theme this year is ‘FASD Think Differently.’ Why think differently? This reflects the way that individuals...


International Overdose Awareness Day - 2021

Published: Monday, 30 August 2021 12:52

International Overdose Awareness Day is a campaign marked on the 31st of August each year, which aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of drug-related deaths. It was...


Scotlands Drug Related Deaths 2020

Published: Friday, 30 July 2021 11:13

National Records of Scotland today announced the statistics of Drug Related Deaths (DRD's) for 2020.  1,339 drug-related deaths were registered in Scotland in 2020, an increase of 5% from 2019,...


Orkney Alcohol and Drugs Partnership