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This is a list of services in your local area, along with some national agencies you can contact no matter where you live. Some of the services listed below may not be available to everyone. They might be specific to a certain age group, or require a referral from GP or health professional.

We recommend you ring ahead first, to see if it's the most suitable choice.

31 Alexandra Parade
Weston-super-Mare BS23 1QZ
Phone: 01934 415376
Fax: 01934 643082

The service provides support and information for anyone aged 18 or over who has concerns about their own drinking or that of someone else. Offer a range of support in the form of 1-1 sessions, topic based workshops and an integrated approach for clients to make changes to their drinking.

13/14 Milton Road
Swindon SN1 5JE
Phone: 1793695405
Fax: 01793 531 897

SWADS offers a wide range of information, advice and professional support in a safe and comfortable environment or by telephone. Our service is designed for clients aged over 16 years and offers:
• Structured counselling
• Structured day programme
• Holistic therapies
• Aftercare support

130 Mile End Lane
Greater Manchester
Stockport SK2 6BY
Phone: 0161 484 0000
Fax: 0161 484 0011

Residential or non residential abstinent programmes for drug or alcohol dependent people who are 26 years or over and want to become and remain drug or alcohol free. Offers:

• Treatment for drug and/or alcohol dependency
• Group work and one to one counselling
• Family support
• Back to work programmes
• Accredited training courses

118-122 The Stow
Harlow CM20 3AS
Phone: 01279 438716 / 641347
Fax: 01279 641140

ADAS aims to work in partnership to support individuals and families affected by alcohol and drug misuse to enable them to make positive lasting changes which improve the quality of their lives.

5 Greaves Street
Greater Manchester
Oldham OL1 1QN
Phone: 0161 624 9595
Fax: 0161 785 3727

Service for people aged over 18 years old who are using alcohol, benzodiazepines, prescription or OTC medicines.

• Single Point of Contact for Community Alcohol Service.
• Provide brief intervention and advice.
• Provide Home (Community) Detox - Enhanced CommunityDetox is currently under development.
• Referral to inpatient detox and residential rehabilitation for Alcohol.
• Alcohol Treatment Requirements/Alcohol Arrest Referrals.
• Drug Intervention Programme.
• Benzodiazepine Service.
• Structured Day Care.
• Volunteer and Mentoring Programme.
• ETE Support - including job club.
• Concerned Others Group.
• SMART Recovery Group.

Also hosts Intuitive Recovery's ‘Re-education for Addictions’ course that teaches the skills of self-recovery and allows people to end addiction without the need for treatment and continuing support (0161 223 1094).

Remember the people at these organisations are professionally trained and must keep everything you say confidential.

If you're having trouble finding the right type of help, you can always call FRANK on 0300 123 6600 and we can talk through your options.

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