Addictions

Getting help and support

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No matter how difficult it seems, change is possible with the right treatment and support. If you, or someone you know, has been affected by alcohol, drug or a gambling addiction, the organisations below may be able to assist you on the road to recovery.

Getting help and support for addictions

Alcohol and drug addiction

With the right help and support, it's possible for you to get alcohol or drug free and stay that way.

  • If you are concerned about alcohol addiction, find out what help and support is available on the NHS website
  • If you are concerned about drug addiction, find out what help and support is available on the NHS website.

For more information on drugs or to find local drug treatment services, please visit FRANK. If you're having trouble finding the right sort of help, call FRANK's drugs helpline on 0300 123 6600. They can talk you through all your options.

Are you worried about your own or someone else's mental health?

Find out about the help and support available to you.

Gambling

Are you spending more money than you can afford gambling? Do you need help limiting the time and money you spend? Find out what help and support is available for problem gambling.

  • Visit the NHS Website
  • The National Gambling Helpline provides confidential information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling problems in England, Scotland and Wales. For 24-hour Freephone 0808 8020 133 or click here.