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Aquarius - Birmingham Young People’s Service

About this service

We will support anyone under 18, living in Birmingham with a substance misuse problem or offer support to those affected by parental substance misuse. Many of the children and young people we work with also have other vulnerabilities; school exclusions, truancy, teenage pregnancy, child sexual exploitation, in care or leaving care, homelessness, mental, emotional and physical health issues, offending, lack of education attainment and unemployment. We know that some children and young people suffer neglect because of parental or guardian substance misuse. In all cases we work with young people/children as individuals, treating them with respect and care, taking time to understand them and agree together how we can help.

We provide: -Drop in service -Brief interventions and advice -Comprehensive assessment and care planning -1:1 support and structured interventions -Prescribing services -Group work -Support for those affected by parental or guardian substance misuse

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)



236 Bristol Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 7SL
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What to do in an emergency

If you or someone else needs urgent help after taking drugs or drinking, call 999 for an ambulance. Tell the crew everything you know. It could save their life.

What else to do in an emergency