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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

6th October issue

Wars of words How can you fight a war with nonsense? There’s some tough talk on the ‘drug war’ in this issue, and we make no...

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...

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...

2nd June issue

Taking a global snapshot Why harm reduction must focus on the public health challenge. BECOMING IMMERSED in an international harm reduction conference is quite an intense...