Policy paper

ACMD ageing cohort of drug users report: government response

The government's response to the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) report 'Ageing cohort of drug users'.



This document sets out the government’s response to the recommendations made in the ACMD report ‘Ageing cohort of drug users’.

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) sought contributions from the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish administrations and co-ordinated responses to the report. Officials from each of the 4 nations have reviewed the council’s advice and set out work underway to address the recommendations.

Published 3 October 2019
Last updated 3 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated with Jo Churchill's letter to the chair of the ACMD.

  2. First published.