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Turning Point - Leicester City

About this service

Turning Point Leicester is the integrated substance misuse service for the city of Leicester. We work with anyone who is affected by drugs or alcohol and wants support to make change. We offer a variety of treatment options and will support you to find the right treatment for you. Regardless of your age, we have a service which will meet your needs. For young people up to 24, the dedicated young people’s team will work with you in any location that is suitable.

Our services include:

  • Support, help and guidance for anyone affected by drug or alcohol use
  • A full and comprehensive assessment to help you determine your treatment goals
  • Treatment to suit your needs
  • One to one sessions
  • Counselling
  • Detoxification and rehabilitation
  • Signposting and support to access other services such as housing or debt management
  • Prescribing services
  • Support for pregnant women who are using drugs or alcohol
  • Outreach services
  • SMART recovery groups
  • Opportunities to volunteer
  • Harm reduction services including needle exchange and specialist needle exchange for performance enhancing drug users

Referral (how to access this service)

Self referral or referral via health or social care professionals

Catchment (areas they serve)

Leicester city


2 Eldon St, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 3QL
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Opening times

Please check website or call 0330 303 6000 for up to date opening times

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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