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Turning Point - Castleford Hub

About this service

Turning Point offer a daily drop-in service for those experiencing substance misuse issues although we support people with much more than that. We hold regular prescribing clinics with access to wellbeing nurse support and mental health specialists. We encourage service users to be actively involved in their recovery plans from the outset and work in a person-centred way to remove any barriers that could arise. We also have a daily needle exchange service with a separate entrance.

Our services include

  • Counselling, support and advice
  • Support with talking your GP and other agencies e.g. housing, probation
  • Referral to residential rehabilitation
  • Specialist prescribing
  • Needle exchange
  • Hepatitis screening and vaccination
  • Re-engagement and recovery reviews
  • Aftercare support

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or via other agency

Catchment (areas they serve)

Wakefield and District


4-6 Wesley Street, Castleford, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF10 1AE
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Opening times

Monday 1pm - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 12:30pm and 1pm - 5pm
Wednesday 9am – 12.30pm and 1pm – 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 12:30pm and 1pm - 4:30pm

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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