Funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund
A consortium led by Addaction has been successful in its application to the Big Lottery Fund’s Rethink Good Health Programme. This is a new UK-wide programme that aims to influence and inform policy and practice in preventing alcohol misuse amongst older people, specifically those aged 50 and over. The grant from the Big Lottery Fund is for £25 million over 5 years to manage a portfolio of projects. The consortium will deliver a comprehensive programme of prevention, policy, resilience and intervention across 5 demonstration areas.