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CGL - Wakefield Young People's Drug & Alcohol Service

About this service

We offer a wide range of services and support ranging from one off information to longer term support to young people of 18 and under. These include:

  • One to one young person centred interventions which identifies risk and protective factors to support change
  • Group work sessions for young people which provide education and advice to reduce or prevent the harm associated with drug and alcohol use. These sessions can be delivered Wakefield wide at a place which suits young people.
  • Specialist training programmes for professionals. We provide training to professionals working with young people to increase confidence in identifying and responding to drug and alcohol issues amongst young people. Please contact us for more information.
  • Support for parents and families who are concerned about the drug and alcohol use of a young person. We recognise the importance that family/carers and friends can make to a young person.

We can also offer bespoke sessions specifically on cannabis, alcohol and Novel Psychoactive Substances. Please get in touch if you want to request group work.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)

Wakefield and District


Unity Works, Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1EP
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Opening times

The office is open 9am to 5pm, but we offer appointments in the community, at school or college, wherever suits you best. We can also offer appointments after 5pm by arrangement.

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