We know that what the public want out of drug treatment is less crime and safer neighbourhoods

Research tells us that the benefit to society of drug treatment is reduced crime and better public health. Studies including the National Audit Office report show that drug treatment provides value for money, and independently verified national statistics show that drug treatment is effective and continually improving.

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About drug and alcohol treatment

Our job is to improve the availability, accessibility and effectiveness of treatment for drug dependency in England and to maximise the benefits of that treatment for individuals, their families and communities.    


Who we are

Find about more about our key people and executive team.    


Funding for drug and alcohol prevention, treatment and recovery services

We ensure that money is spent to best effect, on treatment that genuinely works and that meets the needs of all of those who require it.    



We are a busy, delivery-focused organisation offering a demanding but rewarding working environment.    


Freedom of Information

In making information available, we seek to strike a balance between the public interests in both maintaining confidentiality and disclosing information.    

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