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CGL - Halton Integrated Recovery Service

About this service

CGL Halton Integrated Recovery Service is a fully integrated substance misuse service offering rapid and open access to assessment and treatment for people experiencing problems with drugs and/or alcohol, promoting recovery from addiction and dependence. Hub also available in Runcorn.

Recovery services include:

  • Syringe exchange
  • Health screening including vaccination for BBV
  • Harm reductions
  • SMART mutual aid groups
  • Foundations for Recovery – therapeutic group
  • Alcohol group work (EBI)
  • Opiate replacement prescribing
  • Breakfast clubs
  • Shared care
  • DIP programme DRR, ATR and TOA
  • Build recovery in the community – various groups and activities i.e allotment group
  • Peer mentoring
  • Volunteering
  • Community detoxification for alcohol and opiate
  • Access to inpatient detoxification and rehabilitation
  • VIDA holistic therapies
  • Carer and Family group

This address is an accessible building.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)



Aston Dane, Waterloo Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 0QR
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Opening times

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm,
every second Wednesday: 9am - 7pm

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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