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Independent Chair – Expressions of Interest Sought

Independent Chair
Argyll & Bute Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP) Click to view


Connecting Families – Let’s Get Started Argyll & Bute!

Saturday, 3 November 2018 from 13:00-16:00
The Queen’s Hall, 9 Argyll Street, PA23 7HH, Dunoon

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SHAAP MUP Research and Policy Briefing

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems – Research and Policy Briefing No. 14 – The MUP Issue May 2018…/web_version_MUP_issue_14_2018.pdf


The ADP meets bimonthly. If you are interested in the work of the ADP, have any questions regarding the ADP or if you wish to receive copies of any papers or reports please contact us at High-uhb.Argylland


Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership Mental Health Drop-in Events

Come along to one of the drop in events to find out more about the interim move of inpatient mental health services from Argyll and Bute Hospital in Lochgilphead to Mid Argyll Community Hospital in Lochgilphead. You can drop in at any time and see the plans for the new mental health inpatient unit in Mid Argyll Hospital and also have a chat with staff from Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership. All welcome.



Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol & Drugs Telehealth

If you are affected by someone else’s substance misuse support is available from the Scottish Families affected by Alcohol & Drugs free & confidential helpline on 08080 10 10 11. You can also email or chat live online at

SFAD Helpline Information


Psychoactive Substances Act

Psychoactive Substances will be banned in the UK as of tomorrow, 26th May 2016 when the Psychoactive Substances Act comes into effect. Want to know more? Click the link below. Advice is also available from Know the Score on 0800 587 5879 or chat online via their live webchat between 6-8pm every day



‘Blackout’ Live Theatre Production on Isle of Coll

A powerful, moving and honest study of alcohol addiction and recovery, the live theatre production Blackout is on this Saturday 21st May 8-9.30pm at An Cridhe on the Isle of Coll



New Psychoactive Substances Awareness Sessions

Argyll & Bute Alcohol & Drug Partnership are holding two Awareness raising sessions for young people on New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) delivered by ‘Crew’ from Edinburgh.

These sessions will be held from 4 – 9pm on Tuesday 17th May in Oban Youth Cafe and Wednesday 18th May in Lochgilphead Community Centre. See posters for more details.