Where and When
9:30 am - 2:15 pm
FREE Multi Agency Event on Alcohol Awareness & Brief Interventions for Gamesley.
Supporting the Thriving Communities Initiative. This course is specifically for professionals and volunteers who have contact with people who live in Gamesley.
This one day course covers:
- Facts about alcohol, myths, units and safe limits
- The physical effects of alcohol both short term and long term
- Definitions such as binge drinking, high risk and dependency
- Brief Interventions
- Support available and how to refer
Location: Gamesley Children’s Centre, Melandra Castle Rd, Glossop SK13 6UQ
Parking: There is free parking at the Children’s Centre and nearby on street parking.
There will not be a lunch break to allow us to finish the course by 2.15pm but there will be regular coffee and snack breaks that will be provided
Please arrive at 9.15am for a prompt 9.30 start. Finish 2.15pm. Following the course there will be an optional short introduction to Drug Awareness.
This event is a great opportunity to network with professionals and volunteers from other organisations and share ideas about the possible ways to approach the growing problem of alcohol misuse amongst your clients/service users. The training is very interactive and informal and we hope that you will also have a bit of fun too! For further information about the course, or to book one of our tailored courses, please see the information on our training page or call the office on 0845 308 4010 and ask to speak to a member of the training team.
Please note: Multiple bookings can not be accepted. We ask that individuals book themselves on so that they receive our email and read our terms and conditions