What you'll learn

- Have a greater awareness of what substance misuse is and its prevalence
- Understand the categories of drugs and their effects
- Learn about the law and drugs and consequences
- Have an increased understanding of why young people use drugs and alcohol
- Recognise the early signs of drug or alcohol use that might indicate a concern
- Understand the impact substance misuse has on families
- Know how to take action if you know or suspect that a child or a young person is using drugs or alcohol

Substance Misuse Awareness