Bath & North East Somerset Council is supporting Dry January 2021. The campaign, run by the charity Alcohol Change UK and endorsed by Public Health England, involves participants stopping drinking alcohol for one month to feel healthier, save money and improve their relationship with alcohol long term. Taking part in Dry January is a chance to ditch the hangover, reduce the waistline, boost your energy and save some serious money, while doing your body a lot of good. More importantly, it's a way to reset your relationship with alcohol and drink more healthily year-round. Read more about why doing Dry January is a good idea. from Alcohol Change UK.
Dry January works! 72% of people who do Dry January are still drinking less riskily six months later. You can read a summary of the evidence on Dry January's effectiveness here. From Alcohol Change UK
Try Dry is the free app, which helps you keep track of your month with features like a calorie calculator, unit tracker and tool to show how much you’ve saved.
Anybody affected by alcohol or someone else’s alcohol use in Bath and North East Somerset can seek support from Developing Health and Independence (DHI):
DHI Bath - The Beehive Telephone: 01225 329411 Email: email@example.com Address: The Beehive, Beehive Yard, Walcot Street, Bath BA1 5BD
DHI Midsomer Norton Telephone: 01761 419086 Address: The Recovery Hub, High Street, Midsomer Norton, BA3 2DP
DHI Project 28 (for young people) Telephone: 01225 463344 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Address: Project 28, 28 Southgate Street, Bath, BA1 1TP