Join Dry January and find support from Kent’s frontline staff

As Dry January gets underway, special training is helping Kent’s frontline staff to identify and support people who may have an alcohol dependency. The sessions for professional workers, including probation officers, job centre staff, careers advisors and social workers, are just one of the many support services available from Kent County Council-commissioned drugs and alcohol…

Dry January underway in Kent

Kent County Council is encouraging residents to sign up to Dry January, using the online ‘Know Your Score’ quiz to get experts’ advice direct to their desktop. As the national Alcohol Concern campaign swings into action, figures show that Kent hospitals treat approximately 20,000 cases of alcohol related illness and injury a year while more…