Where to get Help with Substance Related Problems
Tameside Drug and Alcohol Treatment and Recovery Services
An integrated all age service, provided by Lifeline Project, begins on Monday 3rd August reshaping how we prevent, reduce and respond to drug and alcohol related harm in Tameside.
The new service will deliver from a range of community settings and with a Head Office and Adult Clinic at: 111-113 Old Street, Ashton-U-Lyne, OL6 7RL.
The Young Persons service (under 19) Branching Out will be based as before at Katherine House.
The new service provides a single point of contact for all residents and professionals and can be contacted on: 0161 672 9420
Waterbridge House, 32-36 Loman Street, London SE1 8AD
0207 928 7377
Alateen groups are groups of young people who are, or have been affected by problem alcohol drinking by parents, relatives or friends.
0161 236 6569
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope.
Drugs in Schools Helpline
0808 800 0800
Telephone support, advice and information on all aspects of drug related issues in schools, for pupils, parents, teachers, school governors and other professionals. Part of Release.
Families Anonymous Helpline
0207 498 4680
Families Anonymous run over 45 groups throughout the UK for families and friends of drug users
0161 672 9420
Helpline providing advice, information and support for drug users, their partners, families and friends.
0207 730 0009
Telephone helpline and regular self-help meetings for addicts who have a desire to stop using and who wish to support each other in remaining drug-free.
National AIDS Helpline
0800 56 71 23
Information, advice and counselling on all aspects of HIV, AIDS and sexual health.
FRANK is a confidential, anonymous, discreet and well-informed ready to offer advice, information and support on drug issues. The helpline is 24 hours a day and the number won't show up on your phone bill.
You can talk to FRANK in 120 languages - a translator will be on hand if you need one when you ring.
You can text phone FRANK on 0800 917 8765
Release (National Drugs and Legal Helplines)
388 Old Street, London
0845 4500 215
Release has been providing drugs and legal advice since 1967. Through its helplines it gives advice and information to the public on issues related to drugs, the law and human rights.