30 October - 6 November

Addiction Awareness Week

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#SupportNotStigma - Addiction Awareness Week 2022

Join us for in calling for #SupportNotStigma this Addiction Awareness Week from 30 October - 6 November. Throughout the week we will be looking at the complex causes and nature of addiction and why tackling stigma matters. Find out more.

New Addiction Research for 2022

Our 2022 YouGov poll shows the impact of the cost-of-living crisis on rates of addiction. The poll, commissioned by The Forward Trust to coincide with Addiction Awareness Week 2022, has revealed a sharp increase in addiction in the past eight months, since the start of the deepening cost of living crisis.

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HRH Princess of Wales's speech on addiction

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Bryony Gordon's addiction awareness podcast

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