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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.

Ketamine – What you need to know

This video from Addaction focusses on ketamine. It contains information on what you need to know included what forms it can take, how it can be taken and why it can be dangerous.

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.

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.

Getting help with Drug Addiction

This webpage shows a chat with Kellie and Michael who work for a drug and alcohol charity based in Newcastle upon Tyne and have over 20 years of experience between them. It covers how to tell someone is addicted, how to access drug services, and how to support a friend.

Ecstasy/MDMA Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ecstasy/MDMA is, what it looks like, why people take it, what the effects of take it are, what risks are associated with taking it, addiction, and the law.

Cocaine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what cocaine is, what cocaine looks like, how people take cocaine, what the effects of cocaine are, what the risks are of taking cocaine, whether cocaine is addictive and what the laws are in regards to cocaine.

Ketamine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ketamine is , what it looks like, how do people take ketamine, why people take ketamine, what risks are associated with taking ketamine, addiction, and the laws regarding ketamine use and supplying.

Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) are, what they look like, how people take NPS, why people NPS, what risks are associated with taking NPS, addiction, and the laws regarding NPS use and supplying.

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.

Ketamine – What you need to know

This video from Addaction focusses on ketamine. It contains information on what you need to know included what forms it can take, how it can be taken and why it can be dangerous.

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.

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.

Ecstasy/MDMA Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ecstasy/MDMA is, what it looks like, why people take it, what the effects of take it are, what risks are associated with taking it, addiction, and the law.

Cocaine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what cocaine is, what cocaine looks like, how people take cocaine, what the effects of cocaine are, what the risks are of taking cocaine, whether cocaine is addictive and what the laws are in regards to cocaine.

Ketamine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ketamine is , what it looks like, how do people take ketamine, why people take ketamine, what risks are associated with taking ketamine, addiction, and the laws regarding ketamine use and supplying.

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.

Ketamine – What you need to know

This video from Addaction focusses on ketamine. It contains information on what you need to know included what forms it can take, how it can be taken and why it can be dangerous.

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.

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.

Ecstasy/MDMA Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ecstasy/MDMA is, what it looks like, why people take it, what the effects of take it are, what risks are associated with taking it, addiction, and the law.

Cocaine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what cocaine is, what cocaine looks like, how people take cocaine, what the effects of cocaine are, what the risks are of taking cocaine, whether cocaine is addictive and what the laws are in regards to cocaine.

Ketamine Fact Sheet

This is a downloadable resource, in the form of fact sheet, it informs readers of what ketamine is , what it looks like, how do people take ketamine, why people take ketamine, what risks are associated with taking ketamine, addiction, and the laws regarding ketamine use and supplying.