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CGL Waltham Forest Young People’s Service

About this service

CGL Waltham Forest Young People’s substance misuse service provides a free, friendly, and confidential service for children up to the age of 18. We offer person-centered support that is non-judgemental and suited to meet the individual needs of all service users. We also offer support for young people aged from 6 up to 18, who are affected by a loved one’s drug and alcohol use.

Support we offer

  • One-to-one sessions
  • Information about housing, education, training, finances and employment
  • Group-work
  • Health assessments if they are needed
  • Information for families, carers and affected others
  • Education workshops for schools, colleges and other youth providers


Webchat opening times: Monday - Friday: 13:00 - 16:00

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral, via other agency or Parent / Carer Please email if you wish to make a referral.

Catchment (areas they serve)

Waltham Forest


2nd Floor, Children and Families Centre, 313 Billet Road, Higham Hill, Waltham Forest, Greater London, E17 5PX
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Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

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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