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Local Organisations

Addiction Recovery Agency:

Safer BristolTeam:

Priority Youth Housing:

Bristol Youth Links Website:

Bristol Youth Links at Watershed:

Off The Record:

The Family Centre For Deaf Children (FCDC):

Princes Trust Fairbridge:

1625 Independent People:

Learning Partnership West:

Creative Youth Network:


Demand Energy Equality: - Running monthly workshops for service users, making solar panels for a 4.5 metre high solar energy tree. 

Volunteer Bristol / Voscur: fortnightly drop-ins, workshops, and outreach sessions to ROADS service users and services.

Windmill Hill City Farm: - Windmill Hill City Farm is a charity that provides recreation, education and therapy using food, farming and the environment as a theme.

Business in the Community: - Through Ready for Work, businesses support disadvantaged groups to gain and sustain employment, making a long-term difference to many people's lives.

The Community Farm, Chew Magna: - Work to transform farming, growing organically on a farm owned by its members and provide healthy food direct to people's door.

Bristol Ageing Better (BAB): - Bristol is seeking funding for its older population through Big Lottery Funding.


UK Organisations

Breaking Free Online: - A confidential online based treatment and recovery programme for problem alcohol and drug use.

Smart Recovery - - Help people recover from addictive behaviour and lead meaningful and satisfying lives, with a network of self help meetings and partnering with care professionals.

FRANK: - Offers confidential advice and information about drugs and solvents, and trained advisors who provide support and information about local services

Public Health England: 

DS Daily: - A daily drug and alcohol news service.

KFX - Learning of substance: - Useful website with sections on drug awareness, advice for drug workers and courses.

Release: for providing confidential and professional legal advice for those who come into contact with drugs

Re-solv: and volatile substance abuse (VSA).

Scottish Drugs Forum: non-governmental drugs policy and information agency.



Exchange Supplies: - Comprehensive free online information on drugs, harm reduction, safer injecting and drug treatment 

International Harm Reduction Association:

The Drug Policy Alliance (formerly The Lindesmith Centre): www.drugpolicy.orgDrug policy research institute, USA

NDARC: of research and publications from the Centre which focuses on increasing the effectiveness of interventions for drug and alcohol problems in Australia.



Independent Drug Monitoring Unit: research consultancy, conducting large scale surveys of drug users.

Society for the Study of Addiction: www.addiction-ssa.orgBased at the Institute of Psychiatry currently publishes Addiction and Addiction Biology.

British Medical Journal:


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