A city charity is looking to help struggling families get into the festive spirit through its Christmas tree collection campaign.
Grassroots teams aiding drug users shrug off claims that professionals see them as a ‘threat’ to their work
Grassroots teams who aid drug users in their recovery have shrugged off claims that professionals see them as a “threat” to their work.
Shock figures which show people living in the city’s most deprived areas are three times more likely to die before they’re 25 need to act as a wake up call, experts say.
A wellness garden aimed at helping those with mental health and addiction issues will open later this week.
Drug treatment services in Dundee are failing older users who overdose after spending years trapped in treatment, it has been claimed.
Dundee project to help homeless people with complex needs find a tenancy now has 22 people on its roster
A project designed to help homeless people into stable tenancies before then tackling their problems is helping them make a fresh start, those behind the scheme say.
A holisitic approach is required to help free drug users “entrenched” in their addictions, the sheriff sitting in Scotland’s only drugs court has said.
An addiction specialist has described Dundee’s latest drug-related hospital admission stats as being of “great concern”.
A minister has revealed he wants to help spearhead the introduction of an unofficial safe consumption area – with the help of other local groups.
The number of drug deaths in Dundee linked to etizolam has risen by more than 500%.
It’s often seen as a recreational party drug, but cocaine is destroying lives across Dundee in rapidly increasing numbers.
Hours after a summit that targeted a worrying increase in fatal overdoses, two more drug-related deaths occurred in Dundee.
Drug addicts say they are reluctant to carry a lifesaving device containing an antidote to opioid overdose as they believe police will search them if they see it.
Those dealing with the scourge of drug addiction in the city have called for “shooting galleries” following advice from Canadian experts.
Two people have died and another has been left fighting for his life after drugs cast yet another dark shadow over Dundee.
A Dundee teen has admitted her mum could have avoided dying from a drugs overdose at just 36 if she had sought help from local services.
Crime in Dundee has fallen slightly, according to figures released by Police Scotland.
Eight out of 10 “positive” stop-and-searches carried out by police in Dundee in the first half of the year lead to the seizure of drugs.
A Dundee drugs charity is to help people with substance misuse problems by speaking to them in GP surgeries, homeless shelters and chemists.
Police have seized drugs with an estimated street value of £768,000 in Dundee in less than four months following a number of high-value raids in the city.