If you, or a friend has a concern or problem with alcohol or drugs, there is support and help available.
Early Break provides a free and confidential service to all young people (under 19s) who would like some help or advice. If you would like some support with substance use you can refer yourself to Early Break using the form below and send it back to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or you can contact the service by telephone: 0161 723 3880
Alcohol changes the way you act and affects your decision making. The more you drink, the less careful you are. This can lead to serious accidents happening.
It is illegal for people under the age of 18 to buy alcohol, it is also illegal for an adult to buy or attempt to buy alcohol on behalf of someone under 18.
How alcohol can affect YOU:
A drug is a chemical that you take into your body, which changes the way you feel and act. Drugs can affect people in different ways and people take drugs for different reasons.
Most young people don't take drugs.
Here's some reasons why: