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About this service

Pathfinder Stockport is provided by Pennine Care NHS Trust. The service helps people identify their needs to successfully recover from drug and alcohol misuse. This service works with those who are more likely to need long term support and treatment. This can include prescribing and community detox as well as care planned support and group work. Pathfinder work closely with individuals and their families offering them the right support to help with a successful recovery of those close to them.

They do this by offering:

  • Group work, providing peer support and peer challenges
  • Partnerships with the Lifeline project
  • Intuitive thinking skills
  • One-to-one support
  • Links to mutual aid groups and wider organisations

The programmes are aimed at supporting people to set goals and targets to achieve to be able to recover successfully.

Referral (how to access this service)

You can be referred by a health professional or be referred by the Stockport START team on 0161 474 3141

Catchment (areas they serve)



Cirtek House, Thomas Street, Higher Hillgate, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK1 3QD
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Opening times

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 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