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Branching Out

About this service

Branching Out is a confidential alcohol and drug service for young people in Calderdale aged 10-21 years. We work with young people who are using alcohol, drugs or solvents at any level, and those at risk of using substances.

Branching Out offers a range of services relating to drugs and alcohol, including advice and information, counselling, home or community detox and a needle exchange programme.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency.

Catchment (areas they serve)



St. John’s House, 2 St. John’s Lane, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 2JD
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Opening times

Main office open Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5pm (7pm on Wednesday)

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Help and advice

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