18 Feb 2016: Briefing paper on 'psychoactive substances bill, law enforcement and NPS in prisons'. Here
18 Feb 2016: Health Minister, Simon Hamilton, today officially opened the new £25million Ballymena Health and Care Centre. Here
18 Feb 2016: JAMA Psychiatry journal article highlights increased risk for several substance use disorders. Belfast Telegraph article
16 FEB 2016: EXPLORING END-
15 Feb 2016. Pictured: a few of the rsun crew, with their certificates in hand, received for training (‘Homelessness & the Housing Selection Scheme Points System’). Keep up the good work!
15 Feb 2016: Sharp rise in number using stimulant ADHD drug -
10 Feb 2016: Five-
10 Feb 2016: Legal highs: what are the risks and should they be banned? Read at ‘The Week’ site
09 Feb 2016: Professor Green -
20 JAN 2016: COULD THE PSYCHOACTIVE SUBSTANCES BILL TRIGGER THE END OF DRUG PROHIBITION? More info at politics.co.uk
11 JAN 2016: YOU’RE NOT HALLUCINATING, MPS REALLY DID PASS CRAZY, BAD, DRUG LAW A new ban on psychoactive substances in the UK is a catch-
08 JAN 2016: NEW ALCOHOL GUIDELINES New alcohol guidelines show increased risk of cancer Gov UK site
06 JAN 2016: DRINK & DRUGS NEWS MAGAZINE Drink & drugs News Magazine (Dec 2015) Drink & Drugs News (DDN) site.
14 DEC 2015: MOST OF US ARE CLOSER TO BEING HOMELESS THAN WE REALISE Newsletter article online, here
13 DEC 2015: LIFELINE, Lifeline is the regional crisis counselling helpline service available free from all landlines and mobiles, 24/7/365.
08 DEC 2015: CALLS TO OPEN VACANT BELFAST BUILDINGS TO HOMELESS UTV article here.
05 DEC 2015: WHY WE NEED TO LEARN LESSONS ABOUT HOMELESSNESS FROM CRISIS IN REPUBLIC Belfast Telegraph