Drugs and Alcohol

Drink Aware

Drinkaware promotes responsible drinking and finds innovative ways to challenge the national drinking culture, to help reduce alcohol misuse and minimise alcohol-related harm.

Home Office

The Home Office is working hard to deal with the serious problems caused by illegal drug use. It is also the government department responsible for alcohol policy and licensing.

Talk to Frank

A to Z list of substances, explains appearance and use, effects, chances of getting hooked, health risks and UK law.


Erowid is a member-supported organization providing access to reliable, non-judgmental information about psychoactive plants, chemicals, and related issues.

Family and Carer support


DrugFAM supports families affected by a loved ones use of drugs or alcohol. Whilst we work with individual family members and carers rather than the user we focus on whole family recovery and our aim is a positive outcome for everyone including those misusing drugs or alcohol.

Gambling problems


GamCare provides support, information and advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.

Childhood abuse


NSPCC Every childhood is worth fighting for.