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Islington Drug and Alcohol Specialist Service - North

About this service

IDASS offers a variety of treatment options for any concerned drug users (18+) living in the Islington area.

These options include:

  • Full assessment of treatment needs
  • Advice for and assessment of drug using patients in local hospital
  • Pharmacy dispensed methadone schemes (both supervised and unsupervised)
  • Shared treatments with local prescribing GPs
  • Psychology service
  • Various community detox programmes
  • Assessment for and funding of in-patient detox and rehabilitation
  • Complementary therapies.

Referral (how to access this service)

IDASS is a referral only service. Referrals are received through direct access drugs service - CGL Islington, CIFT Mental Health Services, or via the Primary Care Drugs and Alcohol Service (located at various GP surgeries in Islington).

Catchment (areas they serve)



592 Holloway Road, London, Greater London, N7 6LB
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Opening times

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

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