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New research shows alcohol minimum unit price could save almost 8,000 lives in north of England

February 28, 2020 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by admin

High risk drinkers would cut their consumption by the equivalent of 14 bottles of vodka a year Civic leaders are calling for the urgent introduction of a minimum unit price
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ADPH responds to impact of Minimum Unit Pricing for alcohol in Scotland

September 26, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by admin

An assessment of the immediate impact of the introduction of minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol in Scotland found it was successful in reducing the amount of alcohol purchased by
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Tackling adverse childhood experiences: new funding to address this vital determinant of health

February 6, 2019 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs, Children, Young People and Familes, Mental Health, Policies, Violence by Lucy Sutton

The ADPH is delighted to be partnering with the Institute of Health Visiting (IHV) and the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC) to tackle the serious consequences of adverse
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ADPH Policy Positions

December 19, 2018 in Active Travel and Physical Activity, ADPH Updates, Air Pollution and Climate change, Alcohol and Drugs, Built Environment, Children, Young People and Familes, Commercial Determinants of Health, Health and Social Care Services, Housing, Integration & Devolution, Mental Health, Obesity, nutrition and physical activity, PH Funding, PH System, PH Workforce, Policies, Policy Statements, Publications, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Sustainability and Climate Change, Tobacco by Lucy Sutton

In November 2017, ADPH published a series of policy position statements on eight key topics alongside a narrative document exploring roles and enablers within the public health system. These position
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ADPH response to announcement of reduction of maximum stake on Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs)

May 17, 2018 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by admin

Please find attached the ADPH response to the announcement of the reduction of the maximum stake on Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) to £2.   TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

House of Commons Health Committee session on MUP: ADPH Evidence (Jan 2018)

January 27, 2018 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs, Policies by Lucy Sutton

Please see attached the evidence ADPH submitted to the House of Commons Health Committee session on alcohol minimum unit pricing. TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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ADPH Response to Public Health (Minimum Price for Alcohol) (Wales) Bill Consultation

December 11, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs, Policies by admin

Please find attached the ADPH Response to the Public Health (Minimum Price for Alcohol) (Wales) Bill Consultation, submitted on 8th December 2017. TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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ADPH Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Minimum Unit Pricing

November 15, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by admin

Please find attached the ADPH statement on the Supreme Court judgement on Minimum Unit Pricing. TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail

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ADPH Response to the Latest Drug-Related Death Figures

August 3, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs by admin

Attached is the ADPH Statement in response to the latest drug-related figures, posted on 3rd August 2017. The Association of Directors of Public Health – Response to the latest drug-related
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Statement on the Government Drugs Strategy 2017

July 14, 2017 in ADPH Updates, Alcohol and Drugs, Publications by admin

Attached is the ADPH Statement on the Government Drugs Strategy 2017, published 14th July 2017.     TwitterFacebookLinkedinemail