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  1. news image 25th Dec, 2011

    Substance abuse help calls on rise over Christmas period

    Alcohol and drug centres say they are expecting an increase in the number of people turning to them for help over the festive period.

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  2. news image 13th Dec, 2011

    Call to drug users over life-saving kit

    ALL heroin users should carry a life-saving overdose kit, a leading drugs charity has said.

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  3. news image 10th Dec, 2011

    Advice day to prevent overdose

    FAMILIES who have lost a loved one to a drugs overdose will be marking their loss on Tuesday.

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  4. news image 7th Dec, 2011

    Police chief's acclaim for heroin battle

    WALES'S most senior police officer has praised Swansea's Heroin Ruins Lives campaign.

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  5. news image 19th Nov, 2011

    8 years of hell watching my son on heroin

    DOUBLED over with stomach cramps, vomiting and shaking violently, Karen X lovingly but painfully comforted her youngest son as he tried to come off heroin.

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  6. news image 1st Nov, 2011

    Families want help on misuse of substances

    TWELVE families have signed up for treatment for substance abuse following police visits to schools.

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  7. news image 31st Oct, 2011

    Unsung service makes big difference to addicts' lives

    IN the short space of time since the launch of the Heroin Ruins Lives campaign the police have been busy kicking in doors and making arrests - and many more are likely in the coming weeks and months. But alongside the enforcement operations runs a largely unsung service which is making a huge difference to the lives of families, and to communities.

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  8. news image 12th Oct, 2011

    Public answer call to help beat heroin

    POLICE have thanked the public for rallying to the call to help kick out heroin dealing from their communities.

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  9. news image 8th Oct, 2011

    'Be courageous, this really does matter - heroin kills'

    HEROIN ruins lives - and we can all play a part in getting it out of our communities. That is the message of a new campaign launched in Swansea.

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  10. news image 8th Oct, 2011

    Join the battle, pick up phone

    HEROIN is one of the biggest problems affecting Swansea today. It kills users and ruins the lives of their loved-ones.

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  11. news image 7th Oct, 2011

    Police campaign targets Swansea heroin dealers

    Heroin dealers are being targeted in a new campaign to highlight what police call the drug's devastating impact in Swansea.

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  12. news image 7th Oct, 2011

    New hard hitting drugs campaign in Swansea

    POLICE in Swansea are launching a hard hitting campaign to highlight the devastating consequences of heroin use in the city. The Heroin Ruins Lives Campaign aims to raise awareness of the impact the class A drug is having on users, their families and friends, and the wider community on a daily basis.

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