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Introduction to Substance Use – Working inclusively with young people

02/02/2022, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This is an introductory exploration of working with young people who use mind-altering substances.

During this session, participants will:

  • Explore their own and others’ views on substance use and how that may influence their work
  • Define different levels of substance use and appropriate interventions
  • Explore the links between substance use, violence, and Trauma
  • Contemplate the idea of an inclusive service and what that would take

Like this training?

After a successful pilot year, our Rise Up Leadership Programme for Youth Practitioners is back! Applications for 2022 are now open and close on 7th February.

We have spaces for committed frontline youth practitioners working with young people at risk of violence in London. Rise Up is a free, innovative and accessible programme, offering: 

  • 120 hours of specialist training, to boost your youth work practice and leadership skills
  • Access to a qualified Coach, as well as mentoring sessions from current sector leaders 
  • Networking opportunities and the chance to apply for funding for community initiatives
  • Visit our website now for further info and to apply by 7th February


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