It’s normal to be curious when you’re young but this can lead to drinking too much alcohol and taking drugs. If you can’t stop, you may be getting an alcohol or drug addiction and need help.
The Gloucestershire Youth Support Team supports young people who may be developing a problem with drugs or alcohol to get help. Get in touch to get help . Call 01452 547540 or 01242 262695.
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Other information and online support
Talk to Frank has loads of information and help for drugs and addiction .
Childline explains the facts about alcohol and gives support if you’re drinking too much.
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