Healthy Schools

Drugs and Alcohol Education

Drugs and alcohol education is fundamental for children and young people to grow up healthy and safe. Effective alcohol and drug education builds pupils’ resilience and life skills around alcohol and drugs. Developing children and young people's knowledge, skills, attitudes and values in school can support them to live safely in society. 

Training & Events

Healthy Schools Awards Event 2018 - 7th November 2018'

Universal Primary Secondary Special

We are excited to invite schools to our annual Health Improvement Awards Ceremony on 7th November 2018. The aim of the awards is to recognis...

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CANCELLED: An Introduction to Autism - 6th November 2018

External Primary Secondary Special

This session is for anyone working with primary school age children and their families. It will provide an overview of Autism including unde...

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Young Voices Network meeting (Central) - Thursday 8th November 2018


Originally established to support the development of school councils and to promote pupil voice, our Young Voices Network encourages and emp...

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Guidance on Alcohol Consumption of Young People

Guidance on Alcohol for Young People (2009) Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer for England


DfE and ACPO drug advice for schools

Drug Advice for Schools (2012) DfE and Association of Police Chief Officers


Quality Standards For Alcohol And Drug Education (Mentor ADEPIS)

Quality standards for effective alcohol and drug education (2014)