Information Online for Young People

Talk to Frank

  • Information and advice on drugs
  • Frequently asked questions
  • A-Z of drugs, online one-to-one advice
  • Support, including live chat


Drinkaware is a  charity working to reduce alcohol misuse and harm in the UK. They provide information, advice and tools to help people make better choices about drinking.


Support for families, friends and partners who are struggling to cope with a loved one’s addiction to drugs or alcohol, and for those who have been bereaved by addiction or related causes.Their helpline is available between 9am and 9pm seven days a week on 0300 888 3853

Why Not Find Out

Information about drugs and alcohol, including new psychoactive substances, from Mentor UK.

  • A-Z of drugs
  • Short films and stories
  • FAQs
  • Ask questions online

Rise Above

Rise Above is Public Health England’s site for 11-16-year olds which has information, advice, games and videos, about topics that affect them such as friends, mental health, drugs and alcohol, relationships, online safety.


Alcohol Education Trust

AET is an alcohol education charity providing evidence-based resources for young people (11-18yrs), their parents and teachers. The website has a range of useful information for parents, and access to planning and resources for alcohol education lessons for teachers, including for SEND. provides accessible and comprehensive information to help reduce the short and long term harms of drugs. It also has information and advice for parents and carers.


Teen Tips

The Teen Tips online and onsite courses equip parents with the knowledge, confidence and skills to support young people as they navigate everything from relationships, pornography, alcohol, drugs and social networking to exam stress, perfectionism, body image, gaming and gambling.