Group B/C: Young People & Substance Misuse

Tomlinson Centre

Queensbridge Road, London E8 3ND

17 February 2020

09:30 – 13:00

Group B/C

Substance Misuse

Limited Spaces

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Course details:

Aim of the course

  • To raise awareness of drugs and substance misuse in City and Hackney.


By the end of the training participants will:

  • Obtain a better understanding about drugs and alcohol misuse
  • Obtain knowledge about different types of drugs, their effects, risks and the law
  • Obtain a better understanding why YP take drugs & use alcohol ( incl. substance misuse profile  of YP in Hackney)
  • Understand about the stages of substance misuse and how to recognise the signs for each stage.
  • Find out what treatment is available in your area and how to access it.

I will now be able to look out for signs of drug use and offer support by making referrals to the appropriate services!

Care Worker, London Borough of Hackney

Facilitator: Marketi Psarrou