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Substance misuse related publications.

Substance Misuse delivery plan  / Annual report 2016 - 2018

01/11/17
The delivery plan describes the work we will do to reduce the harm caused by substance misuse. 
 

A qualitative study of fatal and non-fatal overdose among opiate users in South Wales

23/05/17
This report provides insight into overdose management providing comprehensive data from qualitative interviews with those who have experienced or witnessed an opiate overdose.
 

Working together to reduce harm

06/03/17
Revised guidance for substance misuse Area Planning Boards (APBs) 2017.
 

Sex work, drug and alcohol use

27/09/16
The report has been compiled as a result of a questionnaire of 40 sex workers working in the south Wales area.
 
Working Together to Reduce Harm The Substance Misuse Strategy for Wales 2008-2018

Working together to reduce harm

11/11/15
The substance misuse strategy for Wales 2008-18 and annual report.
 

Revised guidance for commissioning substance misuse services

14/10/15
Guidance to Substance Misuse Area Planning Boards (APBs) on how to commission services that address substance misuse problems.
 

Service framework for the treatment of people with a co-occurring mental health and substance misuse problem

09/09/15
Responsibility for ensuring its implementation lies with managers, commissioners, planners and clinical leaders in health, social services, education and third sector services.
 

Guidance for undertaking fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning reviews in Wales

01/07/14
This document provides guidance for reviewing drug poisonings related to substance misuse in Wales.
 

Drugs, alcohol and volatile substances

28/08/13
This booklet contains some basic information about drugs and alcohol.
 
Compendium of Good Practice Guidance on Integrated Care for Children & Young People aged up to 18 years of age who Misuse Substances

Compendium of Good Practice Guidance on Integrated Care for Children & Young People aged up to 18 years of age who Misuse Substances

06/02/12
The aim of this compendium is to provide examples of good practice to assist the development of evidence based integrated substance misuse services for children and young people.
 

Integrated Care for Children and Young People aged up to 18 years of age who Misuse Substances

31/03/11
The aim of this document is to provide partners with operational guidance on the detailed development of integrated care and treatment services for children and young people, up to and including 18 years of age, who have substance misuse problems.
 
Integrated Care and Integrated Care Pathways for Adult Substance Misuse Services in Wales

Integrated Care and Integrated Care Pathways for Adult Substance Misuse Services in Wales

01/07/10
The Integrated care pathways document provides guidance to assist Community Safety Partnership (CSPs) to plan substance misuse services to meet local needs.
 
National Core Standards for Substance Misuse Services in Wales

National Core Standards for Substance Misuse Services in Wales

01/05/10
The Core Standards document provides guidance for substance misuse services.