substance misuse services

substance misuse services

Services which provide treatment and support for people in the UK with dependency problems, from intensive support in a residential setting to less formal services, such as community information centres or needle exchange facilities, and those assisting with employability, housing and money management. Substance misuse services may be managed and run by statutory, independent and voluntary bodies.
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Contract notice: 15-100 Young Persons Substance Misuse Services.
Alison Newell, ARCH's North Wales director, said: "As a charity with 30 years' experience of providing substance misuse services, we know only too well the devastation inflicted by drugs and alcohol not only on individuals but also on communities.
Youth and substance misuse services, nightclubs and bars, mental health community teams, the ambulance service and police have all sent WEDINOS samples to analyse over the past year.
1m has been ring-fenced in health boards' budgets for substance misuse services, bringing the total Welsh Government investment in 2015-16 to almost PS50m.
The vast majority (92 per cent in 2012-13) of young people access specialist substance misuse services for cannabis and alcohol abuse.
The organisation raised PS300,000 to refurbish the building, having bought it at auction two years ago, and will use it as a base for its family support and substance misuse services, as well as counselling, complementary therapies and training opportunities for people living in and around the town.
The facility has been taken over by ESCAPE Family Support after the organisation raised PS300,000 to refurbish the building, having bought it at auction two years ago, and it will be the base for its family support and substance misuse services, as well as counselling, complementary therapies and training opportunities for people living in and around the town.
Adult Substance Misuse Services, Young Persons' Services, Mental Health Services, Family Intervention Programme and Training and Workforce Development
Last year he won an armed forces art competition and he has now been asked by Merseycare, the region's provider of mental health, learning disability and substance misuse services, to bring an exhibition of his work to a city centre showcase event to coincide with World Mental Health Day on October 10.
Key themes will explore integrated health and social care personal budgets, supporting service users, transforming commissioning, personal budgets in mental health and substance misuse services, and individual budgets for disabled children.
Tees Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV) held its annual awards event in recognition of its employees' work providing mental health, learning disability and substance misuse services on Teesside.
Most health boards have substance misuse services, as well as free counselling via your GP.
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