This programme uses humour and drama to educate young people on key facts and legal information on alcohol and drugs including work on cannabis and so called ‘legal highs’.
This lively drama and discussion workshop helps young people to learn about alcohol and substance misuse. The programme gives strategies to help stay safe, and insight into the impact of alcohol and substance misuse can have on the body, behaviour and future choices e.g. sexual behaviour.MAKE ENQUIRY
92% could correctly identify one unit of alcohol as a result of taking part. The figure was 36% before.
100% identified that ‘legal highs’ are illegal. 28% before.
99% said that the session helps young people to stay safe around alcohol and drugs.
100% of staff said that the programme had increased their confidence in teaching about the issues.
Evaluation has shown that this programme has increased young people’s knowledge of the laws, health risks and impacts around drug and alcohol misuse. After the session the young people have increased skills around staying safe around drugs and alcohol and accessing support.