Drug users say they are being let down by poor quality support services in Dundee – and are leaving the city amid fears it will kill them before they get clean.
A scheme supporting mothers with personal issues on the condition they take contraception has been described as a form of “population control”.
Sexually abused as a child, bereaved and suicidal, Sharon Brand eventually turned to heroin to combat her deep depression.
A Dundee drug recovery expert told her own story of heroin addiction to MPs in Westminster.
The commission set up to examine drug deaths in Dundee has issued a final call for evidence as it prepares to issue its first report this summer.
A new study suggests the number of the city’s problem drug users has fallen for the first time in a decade.
Support group Recovery Dundee has started 2019 with a bang after holding its second “hangover-free” New Year party at Discovery Point.
Indian head massage, and other alternative therapies are being offered to people going through recovery by a leading Dundee drugs charity.
A young woman said she was left shaken after finding a man passed out and surrounded by drug paraphernalia in a city centre car park.
People with concerns about their health and wellbeing are being invited to an event offering advice and support.
An addiction support group has held its first community cafe night.
A drugs charity worker in Dundee has warned users about a “deadly” batch of unusually-pure heroin circulating in the city.
Support workers have been left sickened after stickers were posted around Dundee highlighting the city’s grim claim to fame as Europe’s drug deaths capital.
A drugs worker has claimed a meeting with homeless shelter bosses was cancelled because they are “scared” to admit to issues with substance abuse inside their walls.
A local recovery activist has said the ever-rising number of drugs deaths in Dundee reflected the continued “horror” of the situation for those dealing with substance abuse.
A group that helps people recover from drug and alcohol addiction is in turmoil after an ex-footballer on its board kicked out its co-founder and bombarded her with abusive texts.
A leading drug recovery activist has warned the huge number of drug deaths recorded in Dundee in the past year could rise further if the city fails to act.
A Dundee drugs worker has warned people in the midst of recovery to be wary of dealers “preying” on them online.
Drugs charities in Dundee have described suspected drugs overdoses in the city as a “dreadful start to the year”.
The city’s second Dundee Soup event has raised £200 for a community project.