DUST – DRUG USE SCREENING TOOL
Research indicates that many factors can increase the risk of a young person moving from ‘substance use’ to ‘substance misuse’, whilst some protective factors can reduce these risks. Unless you are a specialist drug & alcohol worker it can be difficult to distinguish between ‘use’ and ‘misuse’.
Use our Drug Use Screening Tool to help you.
Download the Drug Use Screening Tool here
After the successful launch of DUST at City Hall on May 18th 2018, we have scheduled a number of half day training events. This training will cover: basic drug awareness, completion of the DUST and how to refer to our Young People service. Venues are across the City and North & South of the County in an attempt to reach as many professional practitioners throughout Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
To register for this training please visit Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/d/united-kingdom–leicester/events/ Search for Turning Point YP at either: Leicester, Loughborough, Market Harborough. Download schedule here
You can find out more about our youth service by calling 0330 303 6000 or by emailing YPandYAservice@turning-point.co.uk.cjsm.net