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Free online Drug and Alcohol awareness courses for people living and working in Northamptonshire
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Free online Drug and Alcohol awareness courses for people living and working in Northamptonshire

Our Healthy Futures project is an integral member of Northamptonshire ’ s treatment services . We deliver drug and alcohol awareness training to frontline workers and volunteers who have contact with people potentially at risk from their use of drugs and alcohol .
Find out more :
• Increase your awareness of drugs , medicines and alcohol , including prescription and over the counter medication
• Explore the potential risks of alcohol and calculate units
• Recognise the impacts on individuals and the community
• Improve confidence and skills in discussing substance use
• Be knowledgeable about local agencies and referrals
To book your place , log onto www . aquariusnorthants . eventbrite . co . uk
Would you like us to run a session for your group ? To find out more contact us at northamptonshire @ aquarius . org . uk Our Aquarius Life team provide training for businesses at a competitive rate , contact them at aquariuslife @ aquarius . org . uk


“ Staff are around 24 hours a day . Anything you need to know or want , just ask the staff . They are always here .” Micheal , resident

Online support for safe injecting

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Visit wearewithyou . org . uk / safer-injecting
Aspinden Care Home is a CQC registered specialist residential service supporting those individuals that are living with the effects of long-term alcohol misuse and / or addiction , are resistant to change , and exhibit behaviours that challenge other services .
We have a team of personal health and wellbeing practitioners , recovery coordinators , in-house nurses , and senior management . The service provides accommodation and care with fluid and nutrition management through our own commercial kitchen .
Our work is person-centred to support individuals who have chosen to continue to drink alcohol by helping them live and thrive within a harm minimisation model , using a managed alcohol programme approach .
The service is based in Southwark , it consists of a purpose-built 25 bed , mixed-gender facility providing 24-hour care with regular nursing and GP input to support residents ’ physical and mental health needs .
To make a referral 020 7237 0331 enquiries . ach @ equinoxcare . org . uk www . socialinterestgroup . org . uk 1 Aspinden Road , London , SE16 2DR