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1012, 2015

Help us launch our International Families Against the Drug War campaign

By | December 10th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today we are launching our new crowd-funding campaign on Just Giving to raise money for our new campaign 'International Families against the Drug War' which we will be taking to [...]

3011, 2015

‘Anyone’s Child’ at the Drug Policy Alliance Reform Conference in Washington

By | November 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Anyone’s Child: Families for Safer Drug Control were delighted to attend this year’s Drug Policy Alliance Reform conference in Washington DC thanks, in large part, to the Open Society Foundations scholarship [...]

2011, 2015

“The War on Drugs: Harming, not protecting, young people”: a new report from the Count the Costs initiative

By | November 20th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Anyone’s Child welcomes the launch of a new briefing from the Count the Costs initiative, which underpins much of the work the families are doing in the U.K., and highlights the universal [...]

1611, 2015

“Drugs can be dangerous. But does banning them cause more harm than good?” – Anyone’s Child event, 3rd December, Bristol

By | November 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Anyone's Child: Families for Safer Drug Control are giving a talk on Thursday 3rd December at 6pm at the Redland Park Church in Bristol. Speakers include: - Anne-Marie Cockburn, mother [...]

510, 2015

My daughter might still be alive if the government had moved the drugs discussion into the 21st century

By | October 5th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

This blog is written by Liz Spinks. My daughter, Lorna Spinks, was born on 23rd October 1981 and died on 7th May 2001 – 48 hours after swallowing one ecstasy tablet [...]

110, 2015

The criminalisation of people who use drugs is cruel and unjust. It’s time to speak out against it

By | October 1st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|5 Comments

This blog is written by Hope Humphreys, one of the members of the Anyone’s Child project. It is said that prison is only used as a last resort.  So, if someone [...]