DA (Drugs Action) provides a range of services for people who use drugs and alcohol, and their families and friends. We also offer services for those in recovery from drug and alcohol use. Read more


Event: ‘Legal Highs Be Wise’

Legal Highs Be Wise DA Parents and Carers Awareness Event: Organised by DA

More info and how to book here:

If you are a parent/carer and you would like some more information on New Psychoactive Substances aka ‘Legal Highs’ come along to Pittodrie Stadium on Wednesday 27th May 7-9.30pm. There will be speakers from DA, Police Scotland, Aberdeen Alcohol & Drugs Partnership and a family member is going to be sharing their experience. We will be looking at ‘What are New Psychoactive Substances’, how to speak to young people, the legal perspective and the present policy and legislation. This event is open to academy age young people if accompanied by their parent/carer.

RGU Streetsports will be providing free football sessions for 10-16 year olds which will be running at the same time as the awareness event.


Alcohol Aberdeen was launched on Monday 12th January 2015 at the City’s Beach Ballroom. The event marked the official opening of our new 7 day service for people living in Aberdeen City who are concerned about their own or a loved one’s drinking. For full details of Alcohol Aberdeen services view our short film or contact the helpline on 01224 594700. Read more