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Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service

About this service

Derbyshire Alcohol Advice Service are the main contact point in Derbyshire for anyone who needs information, support or advice about an alcohol problem. Offers:

  • Advice and information
  • Brief interventions
  • Free one-to-one counselling
  • Self-help groups (ask for a group close to you)
  • Telephone help
  • Training for health and social care workers
  • RAFT (specialist help for anyone close to a problem drinker)
  • Onward referral and access to specialist services
  • A service user feedback facility
  • Opportunities for volunteers
  • Appointments in venues near to your home
  • Support for couples experiencing problems with alcohol

0845 calls from mobile phones may be expensive. When calling from a mobile phone you can use 01246 206 514, and we will transfer you to our advice/referral HUB – this will only incur normal landline charges.

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral - call 0845 308 4010 fram a landline or 01246 206 514 from a mobile.

Catchment (areas they serve)

Anywhere in Derbyshire, excluding city


First Floor, Dents Chambers, 81 New Square, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 1AH
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Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
Tuesdays 9am - 8pm

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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