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Shining a light on our views and position on the latest developments in Scotland’s adult social care sector.

Turning Point Scotland's contribution to the DDTF Drug Law Reform Forward Plan

Turning Point Scotland   |

“An ideal legal framework should create harmony rather than tension between the obligations and incentives law enforcement face, and those faced by health and social care providers. Where there is tension between legal enforcement and evidence-based interventions, substantial resources can be wasted on ineffective treatments, services that are never accessed by those who need them, or even interventions that increase rather than decrease people’s risks of harm.”

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Turning Point Scotland's submission to the Scottish Affairs Committee Inquiry into Drug Use and Misuse in Scotland

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Turning Point Scotland's Response to Scottish Government's Covid-19 framework

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Turning Point Scotland's Position Statement on Naloxone

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Turning Point Scotland's evidence towards the Justice Committee Pre-Budget Scrutiny of the Scottish Government’s Draft Budget

Faye Keogh   |

We are grateful for the opportunity to share our thoughts on priorities for the Scottish Government’s Justice budget 2020/21.

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Housing First Key Messages

Nicky Miller   |

Over 10 years ago TPS invested in the UK’s first Housing First pilot project. This was in response to the clear evidence that there was a small but intractable population who were being failed – and worse, increasingly traumatised – by the homelessness system that was supposed to help them.

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