Blue Light Resources

Westminster Council’s Rough Sleeping Team has launched a Blue Light Project to support staff working with vulnerable dependent drinkers.

This project will deliver Blue Light training for staff and disseminate best practice while working with this client group.  The resources below can be downloaded to help your work with vulnerable dependent drinkers.

Thiamine, alcohol and alcohol related brain damage factsheet

This factsheet by the Alcohol Related Brain Damage (ARBD) Network explains the impact of drinking on the nerve cells of the brain, recovery after abstinence and the importance of vitamins especially thiamine.

This video is of a touching story told by Jennie about her friend Ian who experienced homelessness and alcohol related illnesses.