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Addaction

Addaction

Addaction support adults, children, young adults and older people to make positive behavioural changes. Whether that’s with alcohol, drugs, or mental health and well-being, we’re here to help people improve their lives in ways they never thought possible.

Addaction receives funding through the Survivors Support Towards Partnership Working Fund to employ a Survivor Advisor to establish pathways for the referral of those who have suffered abuse leading to substance misuse, and to embed trauma-informed assessment and support in its service and across partner organisations.

Scottish Government and Inspiring Scotland launch Understanding Autism campaign
02.04.2019

Scottish Government and Inspiring Scotland launch Understanding Autism campaign

Inspiring Scotland and Scottish Government will be working together on a new national programme to raise understanding of autism in Scotland. This announcement was made by Ms Claire Haughey, Minister for Mental Health, at the Scottish Strategy for Autism Seventh Annual Conference in Glasgow on the 26th March 2019. We welcome the Scottish Government’s focus on

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TV presenter signs up to outdoor play pledge and Out to Play guide launched
25.03.2019

TV presenter signs up to outdoor play pledge and Out to Play guide launched

Scottish wildlife filmmaker and television presenter Gordon Buchanan – best known for his close encounter with a curious polar bear on BBC’s The Polar Bear Family and Me – has added his name to a growing list of people and organisations committed to getting kids out to play. The raft of pledges will be announced

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Young people’s talent on display at ten-year celebration event
16.11.2018

Young people’s talent on display at ten-year celebration event

Success of Inspiring Scotland helping 35,000 young people celebrated by Scottish Government   The achievements of the young people of Scotland were celebrated as Inspiring Scotland marked 10 years of our flagship 14:19 Fund. Scottish Government, an investor in the fund throughout its 10 years, hailed the success of the partnership as the fund is on

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