Preventing and reducing drug-related harm

Information and resources to support commissioners, service providers and others to reduce harm and prevent deaths related to substance misuse.

Healthcare professionals, commissioners and service providers can use these guidance documents, information and resources to help with reducing and preventing harm and deaths that are related to drugs.

Visit Alcohol and drug misuse prevention and treatment guidance for information on commissioning and providing alcohol and drug misuse treatment in England.

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Visit PHE’s Knowlege and Library Service to read an evidence briefing on the facilitators and barriers to the uptake of low dead space injecting equipment for people who inject drugs.

Published 17 March 2021
Last updated 19 July 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added link to an evidence briefing.

  2. First published.