The Alcohol Information Scotland website provides a wide range of information on alcohol for Scotland. This includes statistics, research, publications, key policy documents and practice guidelines as well as links to useful websites. Up to date news is reported through daily media monitoring.
The site is for anyone with an interest in alcohol issues such as care professionals, researchers, policy makers as well as the wider community.
If you are worried about your own or someone else's drinking you can call Drinkline on -
0800 7 314 314.
Please note: to get in touch with a member of the team view our contacts page or contact us via the substance misuse mailbox - email: email@example.com
Latest updates to site
5 October 2012 - The new substance misuse team at ISD have published a proposal to shut down this website, moving the information onto the ScotPHO and ISD websites. We also propose to publish the bulletin information directly onto ScotPHO web pages, and produce substance misuse profiles and topic reports. Key stakeholders are signed up to this proposal and a working group is being set up. Comments are welcome to feed into the working group - ISD Scotland
29 August 2012 - Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland’s Alcohol Strategy: update report and briefing paper 2012 - NHS Health Scotland
A list of forthcoming workshops, training courses, seminars and conferences.
26 June 2012 - Alcohol Brief Interventions 2011 - 12 - ISD Scotland
Latest statistics from ISD Scotland, Alcohol-related Hospital Statistics 2012, Alcohol Statistics Scotland 2011
Alcohol-related parliamentary questions, in the Scottish Parliament, updated to 8th May 2012.
20 December 2011 - Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey - ISD Scotland
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