a process through which an individual is enabled to move on from their problem drug (including alcohol) use towards becoming an active and contributing member of society

(Scottish Government, 2008)

Protecting Communities

The impact of drug and alcohol misuse goes beyond an individual to their family, colleagues, and to whole communities through breakdown of relationships, crime, fear, decreased productivity, and loss of employment. Let’s work together to make communities safer.

Maximising Health

Working with the Highland population to understand the impact of alcohol and drugs on our health, and to encourage each of us to look at our relationship with alcohol and drugs, and aim for a healthy balance.

Privacy Policy

This site is managed by Highland Alcohol and Drugs Partnership.  For data protection purposes, we refer to the NHS Highland privacy statement, which is available on the NHS Highland website.


The Data Protection Officer (DPO) for NHS Highland is:

Donald Peterkin, NHS Highland, Assynt House, Beechwood Park, Inverness, IV2 3BW

Contact Number – 01463 704000



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