Substance Awareness

Groundwork West Midlands

Area’s support can be offered

Sandwell   Dudley   Wolverhampton   Central   Walsall

contact us

Email: Stephen.cook@groundwork.org.uk
Tel: 07973299634

where is it?

Hub, at our premises in Tipton or a local venue.

Duration?

One off taster sessions or a series of 4 sessions.

Overview of Support offered

Our Substance Awareness education is delivered through fun, informal, interactive workshops that cover the effects of drugs and alcohol plus legal and lifestyle issues.

Delivery includes:

  • Informal workshops around the different types of substances; to raise awareness.
  • Risk taking behaviour and consequences.
  • Particular emphasis on weed, the most common drug used amongst your age group.
  • Attitudes and the Law.

Both Sexual Health and Substance Awareness delivery can run alongside other courses in order to develop your awareness, life skills and Personal Social Delivery.

Is this activity linked to;

Increasing confidence   Increasing motivation   Increasing Optimism   Improving employability

Where does this support fit into my journey?

Engagement   This is me   I’m up for it   I’m ready   I’m on my way

Session type

Individual   Group
Minimum No. 6   Maximum No. Any

what equipment should i bring?

None.

Outcomes expected

 

  • Increased Substance Awareness.
  • Able to make informed choices.
  • Understanding of associated risk and consequences.