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Drugs and alcohol targeted in Scotland

21st April 2009

Every council in Scotland is to replace alcohol and drug action teams with new Alcohol and Drug Partnerships (ADPs).

Minister for community safety Fergus Ewing said: "The national drugs strategy and the alcohol framework provide a clear plan to tackle the damage that substance misuse has caused to too many of our people. The record investment in both drug and alcohol services must be better targeted to turn around those lives."


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Article Information

Title: Drugs and alcohol targeted in Scotland
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 11070
Date Added: 21st Apr 2009


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