Substance Misuse Alert – Alprazolam

The alerts team has been made aware of the growing use of a substance sold as “Xanax” (alprazolam) in Grampian. Please click on the link below for information regarding  increasing incidence of illicit Alprazolam (“Xanax”) use in Grampian. Alprazolam fact sheet

#You Choose2 Frontline Forum – Thank you

A huge thank you to Elidh Brown, TSI Moray for organising and facilitating the #You Choose2 Frontline Forum on 27 September. It was great to see so many people from different organisations attend and talk about how they money they received from the first round of funding has made a difference to them.

#You Choose 2 Frontline Forum – 27 September 2017

I am pleased to announce that our next Frontline Forum is being held on 27 September in The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12:30pm – 2:00pm.  Refreshments will be available. The Forum is being facilitated by Elidh Brown, TSi Moray. To book a space please email louise.mckenzie@moray.gov.uk Click the link to view the flyer #youchoose2 Frontline Forum 27.9.17

Revised Clinical Guidelines for Drug Misuse and Dependence

Revised Clinical Guidelines for Drug Misuse and Dependence (also known as the Orange Guidelines) have now been published by the UK Government’s Department of Health. The newly updated guidelines endorse much of the previous guidelines (from 2007), but there is a stronger emphasis on recovery and on a holistic approach to the issues and interventions… [Continue Reading]

SACRO Veterans Mentoring Service Forum – 7 June 2017

The MADP’s next Frontline Forum is taking place on Wednesday 7 June at The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12.30pm – 2.00pm.  At the forum Debi Weir and Scott Muir from SACRO Veteran’s Mentoring Service will be presenting a short presentation and a practical case study around the support available to veteran’s.  They also hope to… [Continue Reading]

Alcohol in Later Life

I am pleased to announce that the focus of our next Frontline Forum is ‘Alcohol in Later Life’. The Forum is being held on Wednesday 15 March 2017, The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12:30pm – 2:00pm with refreshments available. To book a space please email louise.mckenzie@moray.gov.uk Click the link to view the poster Alcohol in… [Continue Reading]

Alcohol & Drugs Session Tuesday 17 January – Maryhill Group Practice

Maryhill Group Practice are holding a Drug and Alcohol Event on Tuesday 17 January 2017,  12 – 2 pm. Come along to find out more about Alcohol and Drugs and what support is available locally for you or someone close to you. Please click on the link for more information Drugs and Alcohol Event Maryhill

Frontline Forum 19 December 2016 – Cancelled

Due to the high number of apologies received for the Frontline Forum on 19 December the Forum has been cancelled. The next Forum will now take place on Wednesday 15 March at The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12pm – 2.30pm with light refreshments. Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Alcohol & Older People Frontline Forum – 19 December 2016

  I am pleased to announce that our next Frontline Forum is being held on Monday 19 December 2016 at The Gallery, Elgin Library from 12:30 to 2pm.  Refreshments provided. At the Forum we will be discussing Alcohol and Older People – How can we support adults with alcohol issues? To book a space please… [Continue Reading]

Alert – Suspected Case of Botulism in Grampian

Please click on the link below for the alert regarding a suspected case of botulism in Grampian. Suspected case of botulism in Grampian