Detailed needs assessments

Substance Misuse

​Adult Alcohol Needs AssessmentThe 2017 Substance Misuse Needs Assessment assesses current demand and provision of substance misuse (drug and alcohol) services in Swindon alongside the impact of substance misuse in Swindon including the impact on health and other inequalities.  It makes recommendations about the best use of reducing resources with regard to future substance misuse commissioning, partnership working and strategic direction in Swindon.

Public Health England have produced Local Alcohol Profiles and Local Tobacco profiles, accompanied by interactive data tools and these contain the latest data for Swindon.

PHE also publish indicators on drug treatment as part of the Public Health Dashboard.


Further resources

The 2010 Alcohol Needs Assessment can be found below:

For information and statistics on liver disease, please see the dedicated liver disease page

Other resources

JSNA Annual Summary – Substance misuse

The JSNA Annual Summary contains a section on substance misuse which can be accessed below. This summary page is only updated in March each year.

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