Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
An independent body advising the government on drugs related matters.
Centre carrying out research and policy work, as well as information provision. Their website contains a useful ‘Resources’ section.
Works to reduce alcohol misuse and related harm. Their website includes a services directory.
Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust (RAPt)
Provides support to offenders with chemical dependencies.
Gives details of the government’s ‘drug strategy’.
Transform Drug Policy Foundation
Transform campaigns against prohibition and carries out research, policy analysis and development. www.tdpf.org.uk/
Release runs national helplines and offers advocacy and advice on drugs, the law and human rights. Useful information can be found on their website, including an outline of the history of UK drugs and drug laws. www.release.org.uk/