KAAS


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KAASKirklees Alcohol Advisory Service (Huddersfield, England, UK)
KAASKorean American Actuarial Society (New York)
KAASKorean Academy of Agricultural Sciences (North Korea)
KAASKnowledge as a Service (various companies)
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Asked why he believed many people do not access the support of groups like KAAS, Norman said: "It could be because of the stigma associated with alcoholism.
He went along to the KAAS meetings and over time reduced his drinking to nil.
The KAAS service is administered by eight people, all volunteers.
Of the people seen by KAAS a third come off the booze, a third change their behaviour, and a third just stop coming.
The 64-year-old former teacher from Liversedge has not had a drink for 18 months since undergoing detox treatment and attending KAAS meetings.
KAAS is run by volunteers and funded by KirkleesDrug andAlcohol Action Teamand Kirklees Primary Care Trust.
About 30% of people who attend KAAS sessions achieve alcohol-free lives.
Support groups such as KAAS promote a responsible attitude to alcohol and help minimise the harmful effects of excessive drinking.
From February 5 KAAS will meet every Tuesday at the Salvation Army Centre on Bradford Road, Batley, from 7pm to 9pm.