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Public line sought on drugs and alcohol

Comes amidst calls for cannabis rethink

It's time for an overhaul of the Island's drug and alcohol strategy - and residents will contribute to its delivery.

The Department of Health and Social Care is consulting on the planning of future services with a series of informal community chat sessions.

It's also appointed criminal justice and substance misuse specialists - London-based Centre for Public Innovation to help tailor services to public inclinations.

It comes in the midst of calls for change to how the DHSC and the Department of Home Affairs legislate against Class B drug cannabis.  

Public health strategist Dawn Henley says the CPI has a unique way of communicating with people:

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