All action plans are based on three key pillars

Providing financial support to people experiencing poverty at a time of crisis


We aim to respond to individuals’ needs and circumstances.

Provision of positive activities

We never forget that people are at the heart of everything that we do.

Responsible retail strategies

We know we can make a greater difference by working with others


All action plans are based on three key pillars namely:

Alcohol education
Provision of positive activities
Responsible retail strategies

Since 2017, we have also encouraged CAPs to include an objective around moderate/safe drinking for 18-25 year olds.  

Local CAP schemes are established and run by people from a variety of organisations within their communities, including retailers, to identify and tackle the problems associated with alcohol consumption by young people.