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CGL - Wize-Up Thurrock

About this service

CGL Wize-up is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for young people under 18 (including young offenders) and families in Thurrock. We are a team of substance misuse specialists who won’t judge or tell you what to do. We’re here to listen and support you, and help you to make positive choices and changes.

We provide:

  • Confidential support to help you make informed decisions about your drug and/or alcohol use
  • Support for young people affected by the hidden harm of parental substance misuse
  • Advice and information for parents and carers
  • Sexual health support including C-Cards
  • Stop Smoking advice and support
  • One to one sessions
  • Access to counselling
  • Talks, workshops and displays
  • A gateway to other services

This address is an accessible building.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)



The Old Court House, Orsett Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 5DD
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Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

Please let us know if you need to meet outside of these times - we’re more than happy to help.

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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