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Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Team

About this service

St Helens Young People's Drug and Alcohol Team (YPDAAT), provide young people and their families in St Helens with a range of interventions to help them to make informed choices around drug and alcohol use in order to achieve their full potential. Despite what you might think, most young people choose not to use drugs or alcohol. Of those that do most young people will grow out of this without any issues.

What to expect

  • A friendly service
  • An initial appointment where we introduce ourselves and tell you more about what the team offers
  • The opportunity to ask any questions and tell us a bit more about what is going on for you
  • Appointments with your key worker at suitable times and places for you
  • Support for as long as you feel you want to receive it

Referral (how to access this service)

Referrals accepted from young people themselves, parents/carers, professionals Phone: 01744 675605 Email:

Catchment (areas they serve)

St Helens MBC area


Lord Street Centre, Lord Street, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 2SP
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Opening times

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm (appointments can be scheduled outside of these times as needed)

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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