Useful Links

  • Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings, nationally and locally.
  • Alcolator – works out how many units are calories are in your drinks.
  • ALEC Bus Calendar – the timetable for Aberdeenshire Life Education Centres Mobile Classrooms.
  • APEX Scotland Disclosure Advisory Helpline: 01381 525031. Free advice for potential employees or employers on how to handle and interpret pre-employment disclosures.
  • Child Protection Scotland A national resource for the benifit of everyone in Scotland involved in protecting children. The Multi-Agency Resource Service (MARS) and Scottish Child Care and Protection Network (SCCPN) have joined forces and are developing stronger connections between child, adult and public protection.
  • Don’t Risk It – Drink Driving
  • Drug Wise – promoting evidence-based information on drugs, alcohol and tobacco.
  • DrugsAnd.Me – an educational website that teaches about the existing harm reduction methods for drug users. They do not promote drug use, but they do encourage to be safe if you are thinking of taking any kind of drug. This website was inspired by the thousands of deaths that occur in the UK due to lack of correct drug education.
  • FRANK / Talk To Frank – friendly, confidential drugs advice
  • FEAD An online resource that brings short video presentations from leading figures in the alcohol and drugs field direct to your screen. The contributors cover a range of topics honestly and directly – including: achievements, problem areas, and reflections on the field’s history.
  • Grampian Hepatitis C Managed Care Network website
  • Handsonscotland is an online resource for anybody working with or caring for children and young people. The website provides practical information and techniques on how to respond helpfully to childrenand young people’s troubling behaviour and offers advice and activities on how to help them flourish.
  • Health Information Resources Service (Grampian Region)
  • Local Licensing Forums – Discussion Board
  • Naloxone – A Life Saving Medication FREE Life saving Overdose app available on Android and iPhone/iPads
  • Recruit!  A website for emplpoyers supporting the fair treatment of people with criminal records.
  • Sexual Health and Blood Born Viruses – This website aims to raise awareness and provide information for anyone exposed to, or affected by, Hepatitis B. A service finder provides up-to-date information about Hepatitis B-related services in local NHS Health Boards.
  • SHAAP (Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems) provides the authoritative medical and clinical voice on the need to reduce the impact of alcohol related harm on the health and wellbeing of people in Scotland and the evidence-based approaches to achieve this.
  • The Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Trust
  • Wired In An online community which aims to provide an environment of opportunity, choice and hope, to enable individuals and families to find their path to recovery from substance use problems.

The above links have been provided for interest and most will direct to non-ADP webpages, Aberdeenshire ADP is therefore not responsible for any content on linked sites.