Drugs and Alcohol

Overview

In this section you can find out about the experience of drugs and alcohol, by listening to people share their personal stories on film. Our researchers talked to 33 young people in their own homes. Find out what people said about issues such as trying cannabis for the first time, reasons for taking drugs and cutting down on alcohol. We hope you find the information helpful and reassuring.
 
You can start viewing topics by clicking 'Next Topic' above, or selecting from the list on the left. You can also view 'People's Profiles' from the tab above.
 

Publication date: May 2011
Last updated: July 2018.
Review date: July 2020.

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