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August 4th 2017
| by Elly

The Salvation Army’s Lee Ball responds to the UK Drug Strategy 2017 released last month.

May 13th 2014
| by Joss

Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Cabinet Minister Shona Robinson meet with older people at The Salvation Army's Eva Burrows Day Care Centre in Cambuslang.

September 18th 2013
| by Joss

The Salvation Army’s lifehouse in Blackburn, Bramwell House, has hosted an open day which aims to bring frontline health and NHS services to vulnerable people across the Blackburn and Darwen area.

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July 19th 2012
| by Gaby

Commons Health Committee published a report on alcohol strategy today (19 July). It found:

  • Health impact of chronic alcohol misuse is significant and greater emphasis needs to be placed on addressing that impact.
  • Government’s Alcohol Strategy needs some clearer objectives to provide a framework for both policy judgements and accountability.
  • On the minimum price of alcohol the Government a transparent process in place to ensure that the price level is evidence-based and is monitored over time to assess its effectiveness. It also recommends that there should be a 'sunset clause' on the implementation of a minimum price.


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