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Somerset Drug & Alcohol Service - Taunton Hub

About this service

SDAS offers free, confidential advice and support to anyone whose life is being adversely affected by drug and/or alcohol use.

It offers:

  • Assertive Outreach into the community to engage hard to reach clients & new client groups
  • A range of brief interventions tailored to each individual to motivate clients to begin recovery
  • Needle exchange (including mobile needle exchange)
  • Blood Borne Virus testing and vaccinations in the SDAS Hubs and in the community
  • Naloxone prescribing to prevent opiate overdose deaths
  • Inpatient and Community detox
  • Residential rehabilitation
  • Prescribing, including opiate substitute prescribing and working with GPs
  • A range of psychosocial interventions from motivational and skills-based courses to family focussed interventions, including Behavioural Couples Therapy and 5 step social/behavioural work with concerned others
  • Housing Support

Referral (how to access this service)

No appointment is necessary and you can be seen without a referral.


Catchment (areas they serve)

Somerset


Address

Unity House, 10 Canon Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SN
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Opening times

Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm
Late opening: Monday, 9.00am - 7.00pm



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