The Home Secretary has today appointed new members to the Advisory Council for the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD).
Funding cuts are the single biggest threat to drug treatment recovery outcomes, a report published by the ACMD has warned.
This report by the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs investigates the increase of drug-related deaths in the UK.
Minister for Vulnerability, Safeguarding and Countering Extremism Sarah Newton today (14 December) announced Dr Owen Bowden-Jones as the new chair of the ACMD.
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