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Here are the resources we found for drugs for young people:

Marijuana: The Facts and the Fictions

This short video is about a minute long and provides viewers with some basic information about the drug marijuana and aims to separate the fact from the fiction.

Drugs

Tariq from the charity Young Addaction joins Childline to have a chat about what drugs are, why some people take them, and the effect they can have on you. Drugs don’t always mean illegal substance, it includes things like caffeine, prescription medications, or nicotine.

Twelve Steps

Shane, who nearly died after unwittingly smoking a new psychoactive substance, formerly known as a ‘legal high’, is warning of the dangers of taking unknown substances in this campaign with Fixers UK.

Addiction and Recovery

A woman from Glasgow who started taking drugs as a teenager has launched a campaign to challenge the stigma concerning different substances. This video shows a wonderful metaphor of a plate being broken and then but back together to show the journey of addiction and recovery.

Organisation

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

FRANK

FRANK offers friendly and confidential advice on drugs for young people. They talk about the highs, the lows and everything in between. They also hear from other people who use drugs so you can see the other side of the story.

Should I take Street Drugs?

This message from Zumos will give you the facts about street drugs, their effects, side effects and legal status and dangers so that you can make an informed and mature decision on street drugs and whether you really do want to make them a part of your life.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Legal Highs

(Featured resource)Just because a drug is legal, it doesn’t mean it’s safe. FRANK is here to offer help and information about legal highs. Often times what people call legal highs are actually not legal and can be quite dangerous. Make sure you have all the facts with this webpage from FRANK.

The Trap UK

Young people from across three boroughs of West London came together to produce an educational resource that challenges misconceptions and explodes myths surrounding ‘victimless’ crimes. The Trap was the result. Two powerful films that explore the impact of street drug dealing and knife carrying on individuals and their communities. Their message is loud and clear: There is no such thing as a victimless crime. Everyone gets hurt in the process.

BZP

This webpage covers what BZP is, what it looks like and how it makes you feel. It discusses how the drug can often be mixed with other drugs as well.

Solvents Fact Sheet

The resource is a fact sheet that is two pages long. The first section of the fact sheet informs readers of what solvents are, this includes aerosols, gases and glues.

Mephedrone Fact Sheet

This poster shows the effects that various different drugs, legal and otherwise, on the human body. The images range from the skin and teeth to the heart and brain. Drugs can seriously effect your body and this poster shows exactly how. It is designed to be used within classroom to start a conversation about drugs and the damage they can do.

Cannabis Fact Sheet

This fact sheet covers what cannabis is, other names it may be known as such as weed or bud, the effects of smoking cannabis, the risks associated with cannabis and the legalities surrounding possession of cannabis within the UK.

Nitrous Oxide Fact Sheet

This fact sheet describes what nitrous oxide is, and what forms it can take. The fact sheet also covers the effects of using nitrous oxide, the risks associated with its use and the legalisation regarding the drug.

Marijuana: The Facts and the Fictions

This short video is about a minute long and provides viewers with some basic information about the drug marijuana and aims to separate the fact from the fiction.

Drugs

Tariq from the charity Young Addaction joins Childline to have a chat about what drugs are, why some people take them, and the effect they can have on you. Drugs don’t always mean illegal substance, it includes things like caffeine, prescription medications, or nicotine.

Twelve Steps

Shane, who nearly died after unwittingly smoking a new psychoactive substance, formerly known as a ‘legal high’, is warning of the dangers of taking unknown substances in this campaign with Fixers UK.

Organisation

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

FRANK

FRANK offers friendly and confidential advice on drugs for young people. They talk about the highs, the lows and everything in between. They also hear from other people who use drugs so you can see the other side of the story.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Legal Highs

(Featured resource)Just because a drug is legal, it doesn’t mean it’s safe. FRANK is here to offer help and information about legal highs. Often times what people call legal highs are actually not legal and can be quite dangerous. Make sure you have all the facts with this webpage from FRANK.

The Trap UK

Young people from across three boroughs of West London came together to produce an educational resource that challenges misconceptions and explodes myths surrounding ‘victimless’ crimes. The Trap was the result. Two powerful films that explore the impact of street drug dealing and knife carrying on individuals and their communities. Their message is loud and clear: There is no such thing as a victimless crime. Everyone gets hurt in the process.

Solvents Fact Sheet

The resource is a fact sheet that is two pages long. The first section of the fact sheet informs readers of what solvents are, this includes aerosols, gases and glues.

Mephedrone Fact Sheet

This poster shows the effects that various different drugs, legal and otherwise, on the human body. The images range from the skin and teeth to the heart and brain. Drugs can seriously effect your body and this poster shows exactly how. It is designed to be used within classroom to start a conversation about drugs and the damage they can do.

Cannabis Fact Sheet

This fact sheet covers what cannabis is, other names it may be known as such as weed or bud, the effects of smoking cannabis, the risks associated with cannabis and the legalities surrounding possession of cannabis within the UK.

Marijuana: The Facts and the Fictions

This short video is about a minute long and provides viewers with some basic information about the drug marijuana and aims to separate the fact from the fiction.

Drugs

Tariq from the charity Young Addaction joins Childline to have a chat about what drugs are, why some people take them, and the effect they can have on you. Drugs don’t always mean illegal substance, it includes things like caffeine, prescription medications, or nicotine.

Twelve Steps

Shane, who nearly died after unwittingly smoking a new psychoactive substance, formerly known as a ‘legal high’, is warning of the dangers of taking unknown substances in this campaign with Fixers UK.

Should I take Street Drugs?

This message from Zumos will give you the facts about street drugs, their effects, side effects and legal status and dangers so that you can make an informed and mature decision on street drugs and whether you really do want to make them a part of your life.

Organisation

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

FRANK

FRANK offers friendly and confidential advice on drugs for young people. They talk about the highs, the lows and everything in between. They also hear from other people who use drugs so you can see the other side of the story.

The Youth Wellbeing Directory from the Anna Freud Centre

(Featured resource)The Youth Wellbeing Directory is an online directory of organisations that support young people with a wide range of mental health and wellbeing issues. You can search by postcode or keywords, and quickly find the details of local organisations and services that can support the needs of young people and families.

Legal Highs

(Featured resource)Just because a drug is legal, it doesn’t mean it’s safe. FRANK is here to offer help and information about legal highs. Often times what people call legal highs are actually not legal and can be quite dangerous. Make sure you have all the facts with this webpage from FRANK.

The Trap UK

Young people from across three boroughs of West London came together to produce an educational resource that challenges misconceptions and explodes myths surrounding ‘victimless’ crimes. The Trap was the result. Two powerful films that explore the impact of street drug dealing and knife carrying on individuals and their communities. Their message is loud and clear: There is no such thing as a victimless crime. Everyone gets hurt in the process.

Solvents Fact Sheet

The resource is a fact sheet that is two pages long. The first section of the fact sheet informs readers of what solvents are, this includes aerosols, gases and glues.

Mephedrone Fact Sheet

This poster shows the effects that various different drugs, legal and otherwise, on the human body. The images range from the skin and teeth to the heart and brain. Drugs can seriously effect your body and this poster shows exactly how. It is designed to be used within classroom to start a conversation about drugs and the damage they can do.

Cannabis Fact Sheet

This fact sheet covers what cannabis is, other names it may be known as such as weed or bud, the effects of smoking cannabis, the risks associated with cannabis and the legalities surrounding possession of cannabis within the UK.