27 November 2018: Free family support sessions this Christmas

Action on Addiction is offering free family support sessions in the run-up to Christmas for adult family members that are struggling with a loved one’s addiction.Read more

27 November 2018: Annual reunion celebrates five years of community recovery Essex

Action on Addiction celebrated five years of its Essex community recovery programme for people addicted to alcohol and drugs at its annual reunion in Chelmsford on Friday, 23 November 2018.Read more

26 November 2018: The Brink appears on ITV Granada

As part of Alcohol Awareness Week, ITV’s Granada spoke to Carl Bell, Manager of our community dry bar The Brink, located in central Liverpool.Read more

21 November 2018: Dr Tim Leighton: Children gambling is a real problem

Dr Tim Leighton spoke to LBC radio this afternoon (21 November 2018) about the Gambling Commission’s report Young People & Gambling 2018 which has shown that more children are at risk of being harmed by gambling.Read more

19 November 2018: The Brink marks Alcohol Awareness Week with Merseyside candlelight vigil

The Brink is set to host the eleventh annual Merseyside Candlelight Vigil and Remembrance Evening on November 30 to remember those who have lost their lives to addiction.Read more

8 November 2018: Graham Beech speaks about residential and community addiction treatment models

Chief Executive of Action on Addiction Graham Beech spoke to BBC Points West on Wednesday 7 November to discuss the changing landscape of addiction treatment in the UK.Read more

15 October 2018: Phenomenal fundraising by Royal Parks runners

Action on Addiction runners at this year’s Royal Parks Half have raised £42,500 with donations from yesterday’s event still rolling in. In total 40 runners tackled the 13.1 mile course around the stunning royal parks of central London with poor weather conditions making it more challenging than usual this year.Read more

2 October 2018: Action on Addiction explores family resilience at Conservative Party Conference

Action on Addiction is hosting a roundtable fringe event at this year's Conservative Party Conference on the theme of family resilience.Read more

18 September 2018: The Brink shortlisted for independent business award

Action on Addiction’s revolutionary dry bar in the heart of Liverpool, The Brink, has been shortlisted for the Community Impact Award in this year’s Merseyside Independent Business Awards.Read more

5 September 2018: Applications open for Addictions Counselling degree

Applications to study the highly regarded Foundation degree (FdSc) in Addictions Counselling in September 2019 are now open.Read more