Specialist substance misuse treatment for young people in England 2013-14

Public Health England, January 2015

This paper reports on the statistics for children and young people using alcohol and drugs, the numbers attending specialist substance misuse services in 2013-14 and the outcomes.

The headlines:
• 19,126 young people received help for alcohol or drug problems
• 71% had cannabis as their main problem drug
• 79% of young people left services having successfully completed their

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