Dundee City Council must reduce the number of drug deaths, build more new houses and improve exam results for looked after children, according to the authority’s annual report card.
The chairman of Dundee’s new drug commission has vowed that it will result in “different” outcomes from previous efforts.
The next meeting of the Dundee Drugs Commission will be held at Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre on Tuesday.
A team of specialists is aiming to bring drug deaths in Dundee down to zero.
The Dundee Drug Misuse Commission, set up in response to the increasing number of drug-related deaths in the city, held its first meeting on Wednesday.
After their son was found dead following a 30-year battle with drug addiction, Jimmy Hocking’s parents say when it came to getting help, “he was just a number”.
The chairman of Dundee’s new drugs commission has said his top priority is to stop people dying because of their addiction.
Dundee's new drugs commission has identified four strategic priorities in its mission to tackle substance misuse and addiction in the city.
A Dundee drugs charity boss has welcomed moves to set up a new commission in the city to tackle substance abuse.
A commission is set to be formed to tackle the scourge of drugs misuse in Dundee.