In March 2022, the Home Affairs Select Committee opened a new inquiry into drugs.
Our response focusses on the impact of drug use in England, particularly drug-related deaths, and aspects of the government’s 10-year Drug Strategy that relate specifically to treatment and recovery.
We highlight the three-year commitment to additional funding ends in 2025, the need for a clearer approach to tackling stigma, and the importance of support for families.
Read our submission The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) has issued a call for evidence around drug use in ethnic minority groups.
National Audit Office report highlights need to build upon the Drug Strategy and develop a long term, funded plan for full delivery.
Read the report “The government will only achieve value for money if it builds on the initial momentum of the new strategy and develops a