Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

At EDP we’ll be raising awareness of this years Alcohol Awareness Week with regular posts on our twitter and facebook pages and a number of events hosted by our community service in Dorset – Reach Drug and Alcohol Services.

The focus this year is on families and the effect if has on everyone in the family including children and parents.

Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

We’ll be taking part in the online conversation that will take place next week about the honest truth about the impact of alcohol on individuals and their families, and are keen to signpost anyone who needs support towards the help they need.  To join us you can follow us on twitter or facebook and use the hashtag #AAW2017.

In addition our community service in Dorset, Reach Drug and Alcohol Services, are planning a number of short Buzz Information Sessions at some of their groups supporting families during the week.

Wednesday 15th November

Monkton Park Social Services Dorchester – 5pm until 8pm

We will be offering a short Buzz Information session as part of our MPACT Group which supports families affect by their loved ones drug and alcohol use.

Thursday 16th November

Reach Weymouth, Weymouth Hospital, Melcombe Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7TB – 7pm until 9pm

and

REACH Christchurch, 45 Bargates, Christchurch, BH23 1QD – 6.30pm until 8.30pm

We will be offering a short Buzz Information session as part of our Relative Support Groups which supports families affect by their loved ones drug and alcohol use.

People who are interested in attending can contact Sophie Barton on sophiebarton@reach-dorset.org for more information.