Events

Events taking place during Addiction Awareness Week:

Saturday 8 June

Action on Addiction Essex Community Recovery Annual Reunion, ESSEX

A celebration of recovery for alumni of Action on Addiction’s community recovery programme in Essex.


Tuesday 11 June

Addiction and the impact on family, LONDON

A policy roundtable at Portcullis House, Westminster, hosted by Action on Addiction, and attended by policy makers, academics and activists, to focus on the impact of addiction (and associated issues) on family life.


Tuesday 11 June

Café for Addiction Awareness, LIVERPOOL

A free café open to all to encourage discussion and connection around the issues of addiction and recovery, held at the UK’s first dry bar The Brink, in Liverpool.

Contact The Brink for more information on 0151 703 0582 or info@thebrinkliverpool.com


Tuesday 11 June

Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies Open Day, WARMINSTER

An open day at the Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies, Warminster, to find out more about studying its University of Bath franchised degree course and accredited CPD courses in the field on addiction treatment and counselling.

Contact the Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies for more information on 01985 843780 or email training@actiononaddiction.org.uk.


Wednesday 12 June

Alcohol and Families Alliance (AFA) Parliamentary Fair, LONDON

Hosted by Jonathan Ashworth MP and the AFA, this event will celebrate the work of organisations focused on supporting children and families affected by alcohol, and to hear voices from the front line on how to prevent alcohol harm.

Contact the AFA for more information on 020 3817 9410 or info@alcoholandfamiliesalliance.org


Wednesday 12 June

Addiction Awareness Week Gala Dinner, LONDON

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge, Patron of Action on Addiction, will attend the first annual gala dinner in recognition of Addiction Awareness Week, hosted by Action on Addiction and chef Skye Gyngell, and deliver a speech to celebrate the work of the charity.


Thursday 13 June

The Nehemiah Project new house opening, LONDON

The Nehemiah Project, a charity which helps men break free from crime and addiction, will be opening its new six-bed first stage house in Croydon.


Thursday 13 June

Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies Open Day, WARMINSTER

An open day at the Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies, Warminster, to find out more about studying its University of Bath franchised degree course and accredited CPD courses in the field on addiction treatment and counselling.

Contact the Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies for more information on 01985 843780 or email training@actiononaddiction.org.uk.


Friday 14 June

Tea at Clouds, WILTSHIRE

Held at Clouds House, Action on Addiction’s world-renowned residential treatment centre, this event will seek to deepen awareness of the ground-breaking work in the locality (Wiltshire, Dorset and Hampshire).


Saturday 15 June

Clouds House Reunion, WILTSHIRE

A celebration of recovery for existing residents and Clouds House alumni, hosted by Action on Addiction.