ASCERT is a charity providing services that address the impact of alcohol and drugs related issues that affect people's lives. We are committed to ensuring individuals, families and communities are supported in the most effective way to deal with the challenges they face.
Get a summary of our services and who to contact
Drugs and mental health
How does drug and alcohol use affect our mental health?
Get all the information you need to know about substance misuse here
A to Z
In our A to Z you can find out about most of the legal and illicit substances that we are aware of.
Parent Action Support Group
A support group for parents of substance misusing children. You don't have to do it alone.
Find a selection of drug and alcohol information resources in other languages
Find out about professional development and community based training programmes we offer
Alcohol and Pregnancy
NO ALCOHOL = NO RISK
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause damage to the unborn baby
ASCERT Alcohol Services
Support for concerns about a persons alcohol use and services for family members
Support for Young People
The DAISY service can support young people affected by their own substance use or by that of another person
Find out about the dedicated community support service available in your area
If drug and alcohol misuse affects your role or your clients you can get information and make referrals to our services here
Get a comprehensive list of information leaflets, publications and practical guides here
Alcohol and You Services
A website with on-line tools to examine alcohol use and referral to support services
Opportunities at ASCERT
Find out about current Jobs, Volunteering and Placement opportunities here
Taking the Lid Off - A Self Help Guide
A booklet for someone living with another persons substance use.