This consultation ended 9 August 2019.

Consultation period:
1 July 2019 to 9 August 2019
Last updated:

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We want your views on preventing and reducing substance misuse in Wales

Consultation documents

Consultation document
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Additional information

People who misuse substances cause considerable harm to themselves, their families and communities.

We are consulting on proposals, which include: 

  • responding to associated mental health problems
  • improving partnership working with housing and homelessness services
  • ensuring that prisons have a coordinated service for those with substance misuse problems 
  • providing further support for families and carers of people who misuse substances
  • improving access to services 
  • tackling dependence on prescription-only and over-the-counter medicines