Being heard: notable examples of user and carer organisations

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NHS National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse
NHS National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse
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3 November 2004
Substance Misuse
Social welfare
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As part of the work done for the Audit Commission’s 2004 report on drug misuse, a number of user and carer organisations were identified. In highlighting examples of notable practice in England, user and carer groups can learn valuable lessons from each other and become both more involved and more effective in the planning and delivery of improvements to treatment and services. This document lists some examples of both user and carer groups and the work they do.

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