News Archive: September 2016

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Addressing deaths from drug misuse

9 September 2016
Phoenix Chief Exec Karen Biggs discusses how we address the tragic increase in deaths from drug misuse

Quite rightly a lot has been said about the tragic increase in drug related deaths across the UK.

Drug deaths in Scotland have risen by 15% between 2014 and 2015 (from 613 to 706) the latest Drug Related Deaths figures for...

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Recovery Street Film Festival Launching for Third Year

5 September 2016

The Recovery Street Film Festival is launching for it’s 3rd year on Wednesday 7th September. The aim of the festival is to celebrate the journey to recovery from alcohol and drug misuse by sharing stories and opening up a dialogue about issues relating to addiction.

The launch of this year’s festival will be held at Rio Cinema in...

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Celebrating Recovery Month across the country

1 September 2016
UK Recovery Month takes place every year in September and is an opportunity to celebrate recovery; promote and nurture the passion, wisdom and strengths of families, neighbourhoods & communities; and to bring people together to learn, connect and grow. Page Content

This year, Phoenix Futures will be involved in a number of different...