The Church and Society Committee exists to offer a supportive role to congregations and respond to the needs of society.

Drug and Alcohol Addiction

The following websites provide useful details of support services for those affected by drug addiction of one form or another, which may include prescription medication, or over the counter medication.

Please note we accept no responsibility for the content of any external websites.

 

Scottish Drug Services Directory (includes Alcohol Addictions)

The website covers the whole of Scotland.  Individual areas can be accessed and the service details provided include Council, Charity and Voluntary agencies.

For example, Glasgow has 24 Supports and Edinburgh has 24 Supports.

The information from the website is very easy to access.

 

Find an Alcohol Service

Alcohol Focus Scotland is the national charity working to reduce alcohol harm.  As well as supporting individuals, it works to reduce the harm done to families and communities resulting from people addicted to alcohol.

Find an alcohol service is under “Quick Links” on the website.

 

Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs – Service Directory

As well as providing a helpline, the website provides a service directory of support groups and bereavement support services where drugs were implicated in the death of a loved one.