Stilwell virtual community – new training resource

A new training resource for alcohol services has been produced by the University of Cumbria, following a project supported by an Alcohol Research UK Small Grant and funding from the North West Strategic Health Authority.  The ‘Stilwell’ virtual community uses fictional characters and story-lines to bring health and social care practice to life.  It is designed […]

Alcohol and other drugs in social care – three new reports

Three new reports looking at alcohol and other drugs in social care practice, education and training have been added to the Alcohol Library.  Produced by researchers at the Tina Goldberg Centre (University of Bedfordshire), these reports identify current gaps in support for work around alcohol and substance use across all areas of social care training […]

An evaluation of the Moving Parents and Children Together (M-PACT) Programme

Research and Development Grant

Substance misuse severely affects families especially children. Members of Black and minority ethnic (BME) communities face additional complex issues.