Drugs and Alcohol – Young People

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FWD provides one-to-one structured support and group work sessions to young people affected by substance misuse (including impact of parental substance misuse).

  • Community-based service with strong presence in youth clubs, schools and hostels
  • Harm reduction and advice interventions
  • Intensive, structured psychosocial interventions where substance misuse has become a significant concern
  • Integrated CAMHS component and offers support for young people with co-existing problems/dual diagnosis. 
  • Work with young adults up to 25 who do not wish to engage with adult services and supports transitions, where required 
  • Support to concerned family members
  • Provides tailored training for professionals, including how to use Drug Use Screening Tool (DUST)

Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

Young people aged under 25, living in or educated in Camden, who have concerns about their own or loved one's substance misuse.


How to Refer

GP referral

Complete DUST referral form (see Downloads for pdf or Excel versions).

e: fwd@camden.gov.uk

Self-referral

t: 020 7974 6245


Contact Details

FWD Young Persons Substance Misuse Service, Integrated Youth Support Services, Crowndale Centre, 218 Eversholt St, London NW1 1BD

Jennifer Lucas (Team Manager) – e: Jennifer.lucas@camden.gov.uk

t: 020 7974 6245

e: fwd@camden.gov.uk