Cumbria Alcohol and Drug Advisory Service

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2-Day Volunteer Introductory Course

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The second day of our two-day introductory course on substance abuse with basic alcohol and drug awareness. This course is compulsory if you plan to volunteer to support our clients at any of our centres in Cumbria.

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Email loiss@cadas.co.uk for more information or to register.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Kendal Office
Cadas, Stephenson Centre, Ann Street
Kendal, Cumbria LA9 6AA United Kingdom
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Phone:
0300 111 4002
Website:
www.cadas.co.uk

Health & Well-being Activities

Drop-in Sessions

These are free informal sessions run by staff and volunteers where you can have a chat about how we can help, get information about services or substances or just catch up with others and have a hot drink.

Volunteer Programme

We have a range of volunteer opportunities available for those who are waiting for, or currently involved with our recovery services. Get in touch to find out what’s happening at a location near you.

Other Activities

We regularly run a range of other activities you can get involved in, including arts and crafts sessions, tai chi classes, and craft workshops. Get in touch to find out what’s happening at a location near you.

Emily's Story
“When I first came to Cadas I was really down about the problems I was facing, but talking about them has put them in to context and made me realise that I am not the bad person I feel I am"
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Useful Resources

Unit Calculator

Think you might be drinking too much? Use DrinkAware's handy unit calculator to work out how many units of alcohol you are consuming along with recommended weekly guidelines.

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Drug A-Z

Want to know more about drugs? Their nicknames, effects and risks? FRANK has a fantastic drug A-Z where you can find all of the information you need.

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Self-Help

Are you waiting for recovery support? Would you like to know how to support yourself in the meantime? We have 10 self-care tips that could help you.

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Legal Highs

Want more information on New Psychoactive Substances (legal highs)? Including the effects, risks and their legality? FRANK has some fantastic information for you.

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Contact us

If you would like a member of staff at Cadas to call you back for information or to refer yourself into our service, then please get in touch.

Donate

MAKE A DONATION

Lend much needed financial support which assists with the ongoing delivery of our vital support services. Click here to donate.

Contact us

If you would like a member of staff at Cadas to call you back for information or to refer yourself into our service, then please get in touch.

Donate

MAKE A DONATION

Lend much needed financial support which assists with the ongoing delivery of our vital support services. Click here to donate.

Company registration number: 2585199 | Charity number: 1002201