Detecting and Deterring Drugs in Shetland


Substance Misuse Recovery Service – Based in the Lerwick Health Centre, the service can provide real help and support to anyone affected by the misuse of legal as well as illegal drugs. Contact them on 01595 743006 or stop by for a chat.

Childline – You can talk to them about anything. No problem is too big or too small.

Call them free on 0800 1111 or get in touch online. However you choose to contact them, you’re in control. It’s confidential and you don’t have to give your name if you don’t want to.

Bullying, abuse, safety, the law, friends and relationships. Childline can give advice to help you make decisions that are right for you.

Know the Score - Learn about different types of drugs, the risk and the law. Find out what to do in an emergency and where to get help when you need it.

Talk to Frank - Honest advice on drugs and their effects.

Shetland Community Directory - The Shetland Community Directory is an on-line database that provides a single point of reference for anyone seeking contact details and basic information on any of the diverse range of community groups and services in Shetland.

Safer Shetland - Safeguarding Children, Young People and Adults in Shetland.

Healthy Shetland - Working to improve the health and well-being of the Shetland population.

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