Drug and alcohol treatment charity presents information on its work with details of how to support the charity and where to seek help.
Based on the 12-steps / Minnesota Model. Provides an online self-assessment of cocaine addiction and a list of UK-wide contacts.
Edinburgh based initiative which brings together young people hoping to find ways to lessen the risks of drugs. Features an A-Z of drugs, drug myths, information on the organisation's workshops and support systems and details of how to volunteer.
Provides drug information which is topical, evidence-based and non-judgemental – and to promote this through media work, public speaking and lecturing.
Supports the relatives and friends of those involved in drug abuse. Include an outline of how the organisation works.
Offers youth friendly information on drug choices, consequences and the law, with support links specific to Edinburgh.
Provides drug awareness sessions for children, their families and parents. Details of how to get help, courses available and how to volunteer.
Know the Score
Scottish site presents information and advice for those concerned by drug issues, with sections for young people, parents and professionals.
National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse
Health authority within the NHS which aims to improve the availability, capacity and effectiveness of treatment for drug misuse in England. Includes directory of residential treatment centres.
Non-partisan, non-profit organisation seeking to reform British cannabis laws and working for more research into the benefits of the uses of the cannabis plant for all purposes.
National centre of expertise on drugs and drugs law, providing free and confidential specialist advice to the public and professionals.Also campaigns for changes to UK drug policy to bring about a fairer and more compassionate legal framework to manage drug use in society.
Scottish Drugs Forum
National Scottish non-government drugs policy and information agency; offers information on publications, events and news.
Scottish Families Affected by Drugs
Coordinates, supports, and represents families and family support groups affected by living with or supporting a drug user. Provides details of their helpline and services, and a listing of local groups.
Serenity Health Group
Offers help for in and outpatient drug and alcohol detox and drug and alcohol rehabilitation across all of the UK. Also offers support for other process addictions.
Debates drug policy and examines the issues around prohibition, legalisation and regulation of all drugs including heroin, cocaine and cannabis.Includes briefings, research, newsletters and information on how to get involved with the campaign.
UK Drug Rehab
Directory of UK addiction treatment centres, organisations and service providers.