Find services for drug addiction support that are right for you or someone you know. Provide your postcode to search for the nearest drug addiction support service. Legal highs can carry serious health risks. The chemicals they contain have in most cases never been used in drugs for human consumption before, so haven't been tested to show that they are safe. Users can never be certain what they are taking and what the effects might be.
Legal highs and other harmful social substances are responsible for the death and long-term damage of too many young people in the UK. Through dedicated research, education and advocacy, The Angelus Foundation strives to highlight these risks and encourage young people to make informed, responsible choices and lead safer lives. Get the facts and have wiser conversations with your children and send your teenagers to whynotfindout.org
ChildLine is a counselling service for children and young people. You can contact ChildLine in these ways: You can phone on 0800 1111, send us an email, have a 1-2-1 chat with us, send a message to Ask Sam and you can post messages to the ChildLine message boards. You can contact ChildLine about anything - no problem is too big or too small. If you are feeling scared or out of control or just want to talk to someone you can contact ChildLine.
Confidential national helpline for young people under 25 helps them work out what they need most. Can put them in touch with places that can help - whatever the issue. If you’re having a tough time with anything to do with drugs, you don’t have to cope on your own. Asking for help is a really brave and positive thing, and help exists in loads of different forms.
Release provides a free confidential and non-judemental national information and advice service in relation to drugs and drug laws as well as a range of services dedicated to meeting the health, welfare and legal needs of drugs users and those who live and work with them. The drugs team provides help, advice, information, support and referral to people affected directly and indirectly by drug use.
National charity working with families affected by drugs and alcohol and is a leading agency in substance related family work including database of local support groups that helps families hear about and talk to people who understand their situation.