Please see links below for 2 different consultations that are currently taking place:

1. North Yorkshire Council have drafted an all-age substance use strategy with support from a range of partner organisations working together to reduce the harms associated with substance use.

The public consultation on the draft strategy launched the 2 February 2024, and will be running until 30 April 2024.

Substance Use Strategy Youtube Video Link:

We are interested in hearing from the general public (both adults and young people age 13+) as well as:

  • People with personal experience of substance use
  • People effected by a loved one’s substance use
  • People employed to work in roles that support people whom may use substances
  • People from ethnic minority backgrounds
  • People in the military or veteran’s
  • People who identify as LGBTQ+
  • People whom have a disability
  • People with a rural residency
  • People whom identify as female

Details of the full strategy, accompanying short video and online survey can be found here:

Click here to start the survey:

Easy Read versions of the survey and infographic specifically for young people (aged 13+) are also available.

Read this on our website:

2. Consultation on proposed changes to the Council’s Home to School Travel Policy.

The consultation closing date is Friday 12 April.