Psychoactive Substances Act

Psychoactive Substances Act The Psychoactive Substances Act will come into effect on Thursday 26 May 2016, and will ban new psychoactive substances (NPS), often referred to as ‘legal highs’. This new legislation will make it an offence to produce, supply, possess with intent to supply, import or export (including over the internet) any psychoactive substances.… [Continue Reading]

Front Line Forum

Thank you to everyone who attended our Front Line Forum on the Wednesday 18 May and who took the time to complete the Workforce Development questionnaire.  The feedback received will help to develop services in the near future. Our next Forum is being held on Thursday 29 September at The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12.30pm –… [Continue Reading]

Scottish Families Telehealth

Scottish Families Telehealth is a service for families affected by others’ alcohol and/or drugs misuse in rural or remote locations throughout Scotland. The Telehealth programme is supported by both the Drug and Alcohol Policy Units of the Scottish Government who see Telehealth as ‘an integral part of the Scottish Government 20:20 vision for health’. What… [Continue Reading]

Your Teeth

We have teamed up with Anne Cousins, Oral Health Improvement to look at what can be done to help drug and alcohol clients register with a dentist and to also advise on how they can look after their oral health.  At the reception point at 252 High Street we have free toothbrushes and toothpaste for… [Continue Reading]