17th November 2008 Issue

In this month's issue: DDN reports on health, criminal justice and industry sectors debate alcohol, while Service Users take feedback one step further. Click on the...

14th January issue

 Leaping into recovery seems a fine way to start off this Leap Year – it’s good to be back! I hope you’rehaving a good 2008...

10th March issue

The new ten-year drug strategy’s out – and yes, it’s a serious business. There’s some essential paperwork to prove it: not just the detailed strategy itself,...

5th May issue

Talking to Tony in the warmth of the Brighton Conference Centre I asked him how he coped with homelessness, during his eight years on the streets. ‘I...

14th July issue

Harness the energy User groups are rightly passionate about what they do By the time I got in touch with Dave Stork to interview him about...

December 2008

Click on the link below to read more, and don’t forget to join the discussion by commenting, tweeting and liking our Facebook page.  Read the magazine: PDF Version

20th October issue

Harnessing energy Why old tricks often work best in the internet age There’s a different energy at local events compared to national ones. Maybe it’s because...

25th February issue

Reactions to our first DDN/Alliance service user conference have been illuminating, interesting and inspiring for the next attempt. Most of the responses to our office and to...

3rd November issue

In this month's issue: Transitional services bring young people back into treatment.   Click on the links below to read more, and don’t forget to join...

28th July issue

Disingenuous? Moi? DDN is what it is... a receptacle for other people’s ideas A question about editorial control was put to me this week: should DDN...