Organisation Details
Rehab Recovery

Rehab Recovery is a free, national helpline assisting people suffering from addiction and mental health problems.

www.rehab-recovery.co.uk

Tel: 0800 088 6686

Alcoholics Anonymous

AA offers support, advice and information to people who are experiencing drink-related problems. Their website contains useful sections with specific advice for young people.

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Tel: 0151 709 2900 or 0345 697555

E-mail: help@aamail.org

Alcoholics Anonymous,, General Service Office, PO Box 1, 10 Toft Green, York YO1 7NJ.

Addaction

Addaction support adults, children, young adults and older people to make positive behavioural changes. Whether that's with alcohol, drugs, or mental health and wellbeing.

See also Young Addaction Liverpool which provides a service to young people in Liverpool aged between 10 and 19 and an additional needs service for young people between the ages of 20 and 24. The organisation helps young people to become healthy by making better lifestyle choices, and supports them towards their future goals. The service is free, confidential and non-judgemental and works with young people whatever their substance issues are (including alcohol).

www.addaction.org.uk

Tel: 08000 196 197 (Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm)

E-mail: info@addaction.org.uk

Addaction, 67-69 Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 6PU.

Talk to Frank

A national drug education service jointly established by the Department of Health and the Home Office in 2003.

www.talktofrank.com

Tel: 0300 123 6600

E-mail: frank@talktofrank.com

Solve It

Solve It provides a specialist service dedicated to increasing awareness of solvent abuse, providing support to those directly affected and their families.

The key elements of Solve It's service provision are preventative education, early intervention, and counselling and support.

www.solveitonline.co.uk

Tel: 0300 3301420

E-mail: info@solveitonline.co.uk

Solve It, Ringstead Business Centre, 1-3 Spencer Street, Ringstead, Kettering, NN14 4BX.

Addiction Helper

Free help for anyone affected by addiction, providing advice on NHS and private drug and alcohol treatments. The organisation offers advice on rehab, detox, day care, counselling, after care and extended care.

www.addictionhelper.com

Tel: 0800 140 4821 or 0203 131 6353

E-mail: info@addictionhelper.com

Addiction Treatment Ltd, Langley House, Park Road, London, N2 8EY.

Windsor Clinic

Sub-regional alcohol treatment unit for Merseyside.

Seven clinics for the assessment of new referrals are held weekly, six being held at the Windsor Clinic. Clients in St. Helens are offered appointments at the NHS Walk-In (Millennium) Centre. Newton or Haydock clients are seen at Newton Cottage Hospital.

Appointments can be made on any day of the week (except Fridays). There are a limited number of evening appointments available. The waiting time for appointments is 8 weeks (longer for St. Helens).

www.livewellliverpool.info

Tel: 0151 473 0303

Alcohol Services

A comprehensive service for problem drinkers and those who are directly affected, offering counselling, outpatient and family therapy services throughout Merseyside.

Tel: 0151 707 1221

Merseyside House, 9 South John Street, Liverpool, L1 8BN.

ADT-Healthcare

An international addiction treatment provider offering free, unbiased guidance for people looking for treatment for all types of addiction and related mental health issues. The organisation helps addicts and their families to deal with with addiction and the consequential effects, offering services for all budgets and locations.

www.adt-healthcare.com

Tel: 0800 088 6686

E-mail: enquiries@adt-healthcare.com

CoDA UK

Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA) is a set of informal self-help groups comprising men and women with a common interest in working through the problems that co-dependency has caused in their lives. CoDA is based on AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and uses an adapted version of their Twelve Steps and Traditions as a central part of its suggested programme of recovery.

www.coda-uk.org

E-mail: enquiries@coda-uk.org

Al-Anon Family groups

Al-Anon Family Groups work with anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else's drinking. The Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength and hope in order to solve their common problems, and who believe that alcoholism is a family illness and that changed attitudes can aid recovery.

www.al-anonuk.org.uk

Tel: 020 7403 0888 (Helpline 10am - 10pm, 365 days a year)

E-mail: enquiries@al-anonuk.org.uk

61 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YF.

Council for Involuntary Tranquillizer Addiction (CITA)

CITA was founded in 1987 as a national Helpline, support and information service for people who had become involuntarily addicted to their prescribed tranquillisers. The service helps with stress and anxiety management and is used by clients and professionals alike.

www.citawithdrawal.org.uk

Tel (office): 0151 474 9626 (Monday to Thursday 10 am till 4 pm)

Tel (Helpline): 0151 932 0102 (Monday to Friday 10 am till 1pm, including weekends and Bank Holidays)

E-mail: CITA@Blueyonder.co.uk

CITA, The JDI Centre, 3-11 Mersey View, Waterloo, Liverpool, L22 6QA.

National Problem Gambling Clinic

The clinic treats problem gamblers aged 16 and over, living in England and Wales. The team assesses the needs of problem gamblers (as well as those of their partners and family members), helps people find a way out of problem gambling and provides a fully qualified treatment programme.

www.cnwl.nhs.uk/cnwl-national-problem-gambling-clinic

Tel: 0207 534 6699

E-mail: gambling.cnwl@nhs.net

4th Floor, Soho Centre for Health & Care, 1 Frith Street, London W1D 3HZ.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help other compulsive gamblers do the same thing. The organisation arranges meetings, and provides help, support and advice for compulsive gamblers.

It is possible to speak to a member of GA over the phone. Different numbers are available depending on the day and time; the numbers are published on the GA website.

www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

E-mail via the website

Doncaster CVS, Intake Wellness Centre, Doncaster, DN2 6PL.

Narcotics Anonymous

A national charity running support groups and offering information for people who want support with drug use.

http://ukna.org/

Tel: 0207 251 4007

E-mail: ukso@ukna.org

UK Service Office: 202 City Road, London EC1V 2PH.

Drug Addicts Anonymous

DAA is a fellowship of men and women who have recovered from drug addiction by following the Twelve Steps - a tried and tested programme of practical spiritual action.

The fellowship attracts drug addicts from many walks of life who, between them, have used many different drugs, both legal and illegal, who had little or no control over their habit and who, even when making a sincere attempt, were unable to stop using drugs entirely. DAA offers a way to find a life without drugs enjoyable and rewarding.

www.drugaddictsanonymous.org.uk

E-mail: wecanhelp@daa-uk.org

Cocaine Anonymous UK

Cocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction.

The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using cocaine and all other mind-altering substances. There are no dues or fees for membership; the organisation is fully self-supporting through members' own contributions. It is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization, or institution.

www.cauk.org.uk

Tel: 0800 612 0225 (from a mobile call 0300 111 2285 )

E-mail: wtf@cauk.org.uk

C.A.U.K., Talbot House, 204-226 Imperial Way, Rayners Lane, Harrow, HA2 7HH, UK.

The Priory Group

The Priory Group of Companies was founded in 1980 and is dedicated to helping people to improve their health and wellbeing. The group offers individually-tailored programmes including complex care and neuro-rehabilitation facilities, mental healthcare hospitals and clinics, medium and low secure facilities, specialist schools and colleges, supported residential facilities and homes, and care homes for older people.

www.priorygroup.com

Tel: 0800 787 0671

E-mail: info@priorygroup.com

Trust the Process

A therapeutic community offering intensive residential treatment programmes for alcoholism and drug addiction, at treatment centres in Luton and Warrington. The community places emphasis on aftercare and ongoing support to all clients long after they have graduated and returned to their families and communities.

Supervised, safe and confidential group settings. Clients are assigned their own focal counsellor who works with them throughout their programme. Counsellors are all recovered alcoholics or addicts with multiple years of recovery.

www.trusttheprocess.org

Tel: 0845 686 0824

E-mail via the website contact page.

Holly House, 73 Sankey Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1SL.

Life Works

One of Europe's leading private rehabilitation centres, specialising in treatment for alcohol addiction, drug addiction, eating disorders, depression and other mental health problems. The full range of the centre's programmes can be seen on the Life Works website.

www.lifeworkscommunity.com

Tel: 0808 274 5274

E-mail via the website contact page.

Life Works Community Ltd., The Grange, High Street, Old Woking, Surrey, GU22 8LB.

Sex and Porn Addiction Help

A self-help recovery resource for people struggling with sex or pornography addiction.

www.sexaddictionhelp.co.uk

E-mail: info@sexaddictionhelp.co.uk

SMART Recovery

A self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups.

SMART Recovery ('Self Management And Recovery Training') is a science-based programme aimed at helping people to manage their recovery from any type of addictive behaviour. This includes addictive behaviour with substances such as alcohol, nicotine or drugs, or compulsive behaviours such as gambling, sex, eating, shopping, self-harming etc..

www.smartrecovery.org.uk

Tel: 01463 729548

E-mail: info@smartrecovery.org.uk

UK SMART Recovery, Dresden House, The Strand, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST3 2QH.