Voices of older people affected by a loved one’s alcohol or drug use
Read our guest blog from Adfam exploring the voices of older people affected by a loved one’s alcohol or drug use.Read On
Age UK Sheffield on tackling loneliness
Steve Chu, the CEO of Age UK Sheffield took some time out to tell us about his organisation and how they work to tackle loneliness.Read On
Taking the lead from Wales
The Advisory Panel on Substance Misuse (APoSM) focuses on best practice in service design and strategic responsibilities in supporting ‘Substance Misuse in an Ageing Population’.Read On
Message in a bottle opening older minds to alcohol related harm – Dr Tony Rao
The intentional reference to a song from the late 1970s will strike a chord with those who have passed their half century. Yet for some, this may mean a time of increasing stress, solitude and seeking solace in the comfort of our nation’s favourite drug.Read On
Employing former alcohol addicts – too risky?
Josie Souter, CEO of SASS, explains why employing former alcohol addicts is no more risky than employing someone who has never had a problem with alcohol.Read On
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