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What we will do to reduce the harm caused by substance misuse.

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First published:
23 October 2019
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Substance misuse delivery plan 2019 to 2022 , file type: PDF, file size: 1 MB

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This includes actions in the following priority areas:

  • 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