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Alcohol & Covid19 - Advice and Support

Published: Thursday, 21 May 2020 11:26

In the current situation with lockdown and the viral pandemic many people are feeling stressed which is leading to a big increase of the use of alcohol at home. In...


Living through lockdown - Dr Sarah Jarvis on the impact of drinking in front of our children

Published: Tuesday, 12 May 2020 12:30

The following is an article from  Living through lockdown presents lots of challenges for...


Survey of drug markets during Covid19 pandemic

Published: Wednesday, 22 April 2020 09:13

Edinburgh based charity Crew, are asking for people to participate in a short survey to help understand changes to drug markets and...


SHAAP Guidance for supporting people with alcohol problems in COVID-19 crisis

Published: Thursday, 26 March 2020 15:15

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) has published new guidance in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It provides recommendations for Alcohol and Drug Partnerships (ADPs), Commissioners, Alcohol Service...


Orkney Alcohol and Drugs Partnership