• Sensible drinking

    Last year we …

    • Talked to just under 8,500 young people about alcohol and drugs
    • Gave information, advice and training to over 300 parents and professionals who work with young people
    • Spoke to over 3,500 adults about alcohol (general public; clients; professionals)
    • Distributed over 20,000 specialist resources

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

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    How’s your drinking?

    • Are you aged 25 or over and worried about your drinking?
    • Do you often have 6 drinks or more in one session?
    • Have there been any occasions where you’ve been embarrassed by your drinking?
    • If so, the james kingham project (jkp) can help. Find out more

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

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    The drink talking ….

    • Would you like us to come and talk to your organisation about alcohol? We offer::
    • information points & awareness sessions
    • training on how to spot the signs of problem drinking and how to move someone towards a safer lifestyle
    • specialist leaflets and posters
    • policy development consultancy
    • To find out more go to our Safer Drinking section

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

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    Drink or drug worries?

    • Are you under 25 and worried about drink or drugs?
    • Are you embarrassed by things you’ve said or done?
    • Are drink or drugs starting to affect your relationships, work or studies?
    • SAFE can help. Find out more

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

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    Our first charity golf day

    • When? 10th September 2015
    • Where? Luton Hoo
    • Come and join us for a great day’s golf.
    • Details and info. Find out more

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

  • Donate

    Would you like to support us?

    • Are you interested in supporting asc by donating your time or money?
    • As a registered charity we welcome donations large or small.
    • As a “not for profit” organisation any monies received go back into benefiting those who use our services. To Donate click here or if you live in or around Luton and have time to spare, we welcome volunteers to help out in our open house. (Full expenses and training provided). Find out more in Work for us

    We are not against alcohol but believe in a sensible approach to drinking.

Lower risk drinking… easy as

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    It takes the body 1 hour to process 1 unit of alcohol
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    Have at least 2 alcohol free days a week
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    Drink no more than 3 units of alcohol a day

What is asc?

Welcome to the asc (alcohol services for the community) website. asc, an independent agency, has been supporting people affected by alcohol and other drugs in Luton and Bedfordshire since 1979. Our aim is to promote a healthier lifestyle without reliance on alcohol or other drugs by providing qualified and experienced professionals to support both prevention and treatment. With dedicated young people and adult services we can support:

  • Anyone who is concerned about their own use of alcohol or other drugs
  • Anyone who is affected by someone else’s use of alcohol or other drugs (children, parents, partners, family, friends)

Some of our key services

Information about asc (alcohol services for the community)

  • We were established in 1979
  • We are not anti-alcohol
  • We provide support to people affected by alcohol & other drugs
  • We train professionals and businesses
Get in Touch.

Contact us to find out how to reduce your or
someone else’s drinking. Contact us page >>