Cumbria Alcohol and Drug Advisory Service

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1979 - 2019

Smoking and Vaping Awareness

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Whilst on the whole smoking is decreasing amongst young people, it still remains high amongst those who are disadvantaged and those with poor mental health, accounting for approximately half the difference in life expectancy between the richest and poorest in society.

In recent years there has also been a significant rise in the use of young people trying e-cigarettes (7% in 2006 vs 11% in 2017. With the use of e-cigarettes and vaping dividing opinion across institutions and health professionals, leading to some confusion over the

they pose.

If you work with young people, it is important that you are able to confidently advise them about smoking reduction and the health risks of vaping.

That’s where this training comes in!

Training Dates

Smoking and Vaping Course

Millom

Tuesday 19th 

March 2019

2pm-4pm

Smoking and Vaping Course

Whitehaven

Tuesday 19th 

March 2019

10:30am-12:30pm

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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