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...

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...

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...

11th February issue

Back to London, and a flurry of activity to get this issue together after our DDN/Alliance service users’ conference in Birmingham. The response to the event has...

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...

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...

19th May issue

If you are born into an addicted family and spend your childhood in and out of dealers’ houses, how likely are you to escape a life...

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...

7th April issue

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21st April issue

Are residential treatment centres up to scratch? In explaining the new star rating system, David Finney mentions that the drug and alcohol sector performs better than most...