August Campaign: International Youth Day

International Youth Day is an annual awareness event co-ordinated by the United Nations, designed to draw attention to issues which effect young people.   Each year the theme changes, but at the White Ribbon Association we focus on one key issue which impacts almost...

June Campaign: New Psychoactive Substances (NPS)

Psychoactive drugs such as Spice and Black Mamba have been prevalent for some time. These artificially manufactured drugs were previously classed as ‘legal highs’ and were openly and readily available to purchase online or even from high street shops.   Since the...

January Campaign – Dry January

On 1 January, Dry January began. The annual campaign, co-ordinated by Alcohol Concern, supported over 2 million people cut down on their drinking in 2015, and this year hopes to be even more successful.   After the excesses of Christmas and New Year, Dry January comes...