Local Support

DASPA - Drug and Alcohol Single Point of Access

If you’re looking for support or advice regarding drug and alcohol misuse see the DASPA website.

Visit the DASPA website


Barod provides high-quality, free and confidential support and guidance to anyone who is affected by drug or alcohol use, either their own or someone else’s; and raises awareness about the ways we can all help to reduce the harm caused by substance use.

Visit the Barod website

Dan 24/7

Talking to somebody about your drug or alcohol problem is the first step to resolving your problems. You can contact DAN 24/7 anytime day or night and we will give you help and advice. 

Visit the Dan 24/7 website

Drink Wise, Age Well

If you’re over 50 and have concerns about your drinking, or you’re worried about someone else, this helpline is for you.

Visit the Drink Wise, Age Well website

National Support

We Are With You

We Are With You provides free, confidential support to people who have issues with drugs, alcohol or mental health.We work with people on their own goals, whether that’s staying safe and healthy, making small changes or stopping an unwanted habit altogether.

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Drug FAM

A lifeline of safe, caring and professional support to families, friends and partners who are struggling to cope with the nightmare of a loved one’s addiction to drugs or alcohol and to those who have been bereaved by addiction or related causes.

Visit the Drug FAM website

Be Gamble Aware

Free, confidential help for anyone who is worried about their or someone else’s gambling. If you need help right away, call or live chat with an Adviser now through the National Gambling Treatment Service - available 24/7 for advice and help finding the right support.

Visit the Be Gamble Aware website

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Visit the Talk to Frank website

Turning Point

Every 30 minutes someone leaves Turning Point's services drink or drugs free. Turning Point offer you or a loved one a range of services depending on what you need, from detox and residential rehab to supported living and aftercare support.

Visit the Turning Point website

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Visit the Alcoholics Anonymous website


GamCare is the leading provider of information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling harms.  They provide free, confidential and personalised support for anyone who’s experiencing harm from gambling, as well as those affected by someone else’s gambling.

Visit the GamCare website