This year Turning Point have taken their Alcohol Awareness Week activities online, ensuring they are still able to recognise this important occasion and raise awareness amongst the local communities they support. Different roles across the social enterprise will be profiled in a daily Twitter Takeover spanning the week, with a snapshot into the day-to-day activities of a Peer Mentor, Family Worker, Support Worker and the Women\u2019s only team in the DAWS (London) service. A virtual Alcohol Awareness Day live forum on Wednesday 18th November at 1pm, hosted on the Turning Point Facebook page. An open discussion about the link between alcohol and mental health, the physical effects of alcohol, what support is available and where to find it if you are concerned about yourself or a loved one. Services from across the country have come together to contribute to all the activity on the Turning Point social media channels, participating in the virtual forum as well as fact sheets and infographics. Service Specific Events: IMPACT (Swindon & Wiltshire) \tA daily podcast published on the Turning Point Recovery News Channel (YouTube) \tDear Albert course (You do the MAF) everyday 2pm \u2013 4pm via zoom \tPeer Mentors will be publishing self-penned daily stories. \tA special Five Ways to Wellbeing session for service users on Thursday 19th 11am via Webe Medway Active Recovery \tLocal awareness raising through digital channels \tMyth busting, advice and facts about alcohol Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland \tTurning Point LLR and Dear Albert along with other partners, stakeholders and members of the community have come together to produce a \u2018virtual\u2019 Alcohol Awareness Week. Daily broadcasts at 12pm throughout the week on Dear Alberts \u2018DATV\u2019 (YouTube) \tPodcasts from Sikh Recovery Network will be made available throughout the week (via DATV and other Podcast providers) Rochdale and Oldham Alcohol Recovery (ROAR) \tDaily myth busting, advice and facts about alcohol on their channels \tPeer Mentor created videos for the Turning Point Recovery News Channel \tRadio interviews with local outlets throughout the week Wakefield Inspiring Recovery \tOnline training delivered to Wakefield Council staff by their Alcohol Target Team on Wednesday 17th Nov. Focussing on safer drinking, impact on family, work, mental and physical wellbeing. \tSharing easy to make at home mocktail recipes \tDaily myth busting, advice and facts about alcohol on their channels DAWS (London) \tWorking alongside CGL to host a range of Zoom event during the week including talks about the Five Ways to Wellbeing and employment Suffolk Recovery \tDaily myth busting, advice and facts about alcohol on their channels -------- DDN magazine is a free publication self-funded through advertising. We are proud to work in partnership with many of the leading charities and treatment providers in the sector.