In association with Scottish Drug Policy Conversations (SDPC)
The Human Ecology of Drug Use: roundtable hosted by Mike McCarron
Tuesday 19th July 2016 1830-2030
CHE Library, 2nd Floor, The Pearce Institute, 840-860 Govan Rd, Glasgow G51 3UU (near Govan underground station)
Booking essential: pay what you can. All funds support our charitable work. We cannot offer these events without your support.
Book here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2580686
Join us for this roundtable where we will discuss drug policy in Scotland, and the wider social, personal, and cultural aspects of drug use. We expect a wide-ranging, frank and stimulating discussion: all are welcome to contribute.
Mike is a CHE Trustee who, as a concerned citizen, advocates critical public discussion about drug use and its impacts. He is co-organiser of Scottish Drug Policy Conversations.
Mike qualified in social work in 1978 and worked in Glasgow statutory settings addressing offending, alcohol and drug problems, community care services and child protection, community development in disadvantaged areas and supporting the voluntary sector.
A spell as full-time councillor, also active at the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities during the late 1990s, was followed by 10 years involvement in the development and implementation of Scotland’s Drug Strategy.