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Manchester Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service

About this service

At MIDAS, CGL's teams work in partnership with service users to assess their requirements and to plan individual treatment plans and support that will help service users to address their problems and achieve their personal goals.

We provide a full range of treatment and recovery interventions for people who require services for their drug or alcohol use. We do this by providing:

  • Assessment
  • Brief Interventions
  • Medically assisted recovery
  • Second opinions when requested by a GP
  • Community detoxification
  • Referral for in-patient detoxification
  • Drop in groups
  • Informal and structured group programmes
  • Health assessments
  • BBV testing
  • Hepatitis B vaccinations
  • Pod working
  • Facilitating access to mutual aid pods
  • One to one sessions with engagement and recovery workers
  • Access to recovery services on site

Referral (how to access this service)

We take referrals from any source as long as they’re with the person’s consent. Clients can also self refer to the service.

Please call us on 0161 226 5526 to make a referral.

Catchment (areas they serve)

Central Manchester


Zion Community Resource Centre, 339 Stretford Road, Hulme, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 4ZY
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Opening times

Monday to Friday with some evening openings, please ring 0161 226 5526 for details.

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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