Drugs and Alcohol
The telephone number to refer or self-refer or to find your nearest drug or alcohol clinic is 0115 896 0798 or www.cri.org.uk
Young People's (under 18 years) substance misuse services are delivered by Nottinghamshire County Council's Targeted Support. Referrals can be made through the Early Help unit: 01623 433500 or firstname.lastname@example.org
DRUGS AND THE LAW
Under the Misuse of Drugs Act it is an offence to:
- Possess a controlled substance unlawfully
- Possess a controlled substance with intent to supply it
- To unlawfully supply a controlled drug (even where no charge is made for the drug)
- To allow premises you occupy or manage to be used for the purpose of drug taking
For further information about drugs and the law visit the Talk to Frank website.
Drug Paraphernalia is the term used to describe equipment used for taking drugs. This can include anything from cigarette papers, skins, rizlas for rolling a joint to smoke cannabis to a needle to inject Heroin.
What to do if you find drug paraphernalia .......
If you find a needle or a syringe ..... do not touch it!
Please ring our customer services section on 0115 917 7777 who will arrange for someone to come and remove it.
If you find any other paraphernalia please report to Nottinghamshire Police.
Below is information about what to do with your needles if you are an injecting drug user, or what to do if you find a needle or a syringe.
|Abbey Pharmacy||63 Central Ave, Beeston NG9 2QP|
|Better Living Pharmacy||96 Derby Rd, Stapleford NG9 7AD||0115 9392148|
|Boots Pharmacy||110-116 Nottingham Rd, Eastwood NG16 3NP||01773 713260|
|Well Pharmacy||Stapleford Care Centre, Church St, Stapleford NG9 8DP||0115 9490905|