- EDP Drug & Alcohol Services
EDP Drug & Alcohol Services works with people who have, or are affected by, drug and alcohol problems and currently offers services in both Devon and Dorset, in Prison and in the community.
- Devon Drugs & Alcohol (Rise)
- Rise Recovery and Integration Service
- Devon Young Peoples Services (Ysmart)
- 01271 388162
- email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Cornwall Drugs & Alcohol Adult services (We Are With You)
- Cornwall central number for referrals including self referral is 0333 2000 325
- Plymouth Drugs & Alcohol (Harbour)
- 01752 434343
- Torbay Drugs and Alcohol Services
- 01803 291129
- Action on Addiction
Are a national charity which offers residential rehab and community based addiction treatment.
Rehab Online is a directory of residential rehabilitation services for adult drug and/or alcohol misusers in England and Wales. It will give you information about these services, whether you are a member of the public, a professional or a service user.
- Adfam: families drugs and alcohol
Provides support and information specifically for families affected by drug and alcohol use. It is their ultimate goal that no family in need of support should go without it.
"Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not. For some of our members, the wounds still run deep, even if their loved one may no longer be a part of their lives or have died..."
- Alcohol change
Alcohol Change is the leading national charity working on alcohol issues. Our goal is to improve people’s lives through reducing the harm caused by alcohol. We have an ambitious long-term aim to change the drinking culture in this country.
- Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous 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.
- Club Drug Clinic
This is a national service for people who have begun to experience problems with their use of recreational drugs.
- Drinking with Charlie
Introducing Cocaethylene, a third drug created when alcohol and cocaine meet and in this case three is definitely a crowd.
- Druglink specialist misuse services
Druglink’s objective is to make a significant and positive impact on the lives of those misusing drugs & alcohol, their families and the communities in which they live, by providing a diverse and responsive range of services.
We are a national charity made up of individuals in recovery, their friends, families and community recovery organisations.
- Know your limits
- Mentor UK: Mentor is the UK’s leading charity working to prevent alcohol and drug misuse among children and young people.
- National Institute on Drug abuse: the science of drug abuse & addiction
"Driving facts: Drugged driving. Use of any psychoactive (mind-altering) drug makes it highly unsafe to drive a car and is illegal—just like driving after drinking alcohol. Drugged driving puts at risk not only the driver but also passengers and others who share the road."
- The National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse (NTA)
A special health authority within the NHS, established by Government in 2001 to improve the availability, capacity and effectiveness of treatment for drug misuse in England.
- NHS alcohol advice
The National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse (NTA) is a special health authority within the NHS, established by Government in 2001 to improve the availability, capacity and effectiveness of treatment for drug misuse in England.
- Netmums.com : Teenagers: smoking and drugs
"Aside from the usual peer pressure and the incessant need to be 'cool' or considered 'edgy' and 'fun', many teenagers are simply curious about the buzz or 'high' they can achieve from taking drugs..."
- Parenting support centre Teenage Drinking
- Public Health England
- Teens and Drugs: What a Parent Can Do to Help
"Like most parents, you’ve probably been dealing with the symptoms (hair, dress, curfews, and contraband), not the deeper problems (feelings, peer pressures, family dynamics, addiction). You will be in a much better position to come up with solutions if you have a better idea of what the real problems are..."
- Quit Smoking Community: Kicking the habit together
- Talking about drugs with your child
"It can be difficult to talk about drugs with your kids, but a few key pointers can make it a whole lot easier. Use these tips to help you talk openly about drugs with your child"
- The dangers of drug driving an interactive site
"A test known as the Drugalyser® is due to be introduced into police traffic proceedings, to help police detect and tackle drug-driving offences at the roadside. With this in mind, Evans Halshaw provides this guide to how different drugs can affect your driving ability - and why you shouldn't get behind the wheel if you're under the influence."
- Talk to Frank
The Frank helpline provides free, confidential advice, counselling and referral to specialist services 24 hours a day. The Talk to Frank website also has a facility for finding organisations in your local area that can help you.