Alcohol and Drug Awareness, December 2016

Alcohol and Drug Awareness, December 2016

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The Health Promotion team joined in the multi-agency Alcohol and Drug Awareness Campaign on 7th December 2016 at Casemates Square; the participating agencies included the RGP, Drugs and Alcohol Rehabilitation Service, Social Services, Ministry of Equality, Alcoholics Anonymous and Fire and Ambulance Service.

20161207_drugs and alcohol awareness This campaign followed on from the Alcohol and Binge Drinking Awareness Initiative aimed at students in the two comprehensive schools. Presentations given to the young teenagers included the impact of alcohol on health, and the awareness of legal implications of alcohol and drug misuse.