DRUGS AND GAMBLING PROBLEMS

Alcoholics Anonymous

Help and Advice for people who think they may be drinking to much. You can also find your local AA meeting here. They also have help line and email address

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Help Line: 0800 9177 650

Email: help@aamail.org

 

 Drinkaware

Lots of helpful information about drinking including signs and symptoms of when your drinking to much, there also trackers and tools to see if your drinking levels are OK and if not how to alter them.

Website:  www.drinkaware.co.uk

Abbeycare  residential addiction treatment clinics

Abbeycare Group are residential addiction treatment clinics situated throughout the UK. With rehab clinics in Scotland, between Glasgow and Edinburgh, in Newmarket less than an hour from London and our flagship clinic in Gloucestershire, we treat people suffering with alcohol and drug addiction and the problems associated with substance dependence and misuse and have a proven track record.

Website https://www.abbeycarefoundation.com/

 Alcohol Demotivator Free  https://www.abbeycarefoundation.com/alcohol-demotivator/ 

 

Frank

For anything you need to know about Drugs or if your concerned about you or someone else this is the place to be.

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Helpline: 0300 123 6600 

Text: 82111

Chat via their website: 2pm-6pm

Email: frank@talktofrank.com

 

 GamCare

We offer the following services Helpline, free specialist counselling and chat forum for any one struggling with a gambling problem.

Website:   www.gamcare.org.uk

Helpline:0808 8020 133 

8am till midnight

 

 Gamblers Anonymous

GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to do the same. Find your local meeting, chat to others and use there forum.

Website: www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

 

Smokefree

A 28 day online quit smoking programme ran by the NHS

Website: www.nhs.uk/smokefree

 

Addiction services(adult) For those who live in Northern Ireland

For advice and support for alcohol and non-injecting drug use

Phone 028 2565 8462

For advice and support injecting drug call 02 2563 1970

 

​Start 360

Therapeutic services for children, young people and families affected by parental substance misuse

Phone 028 9043 5810

 

​ASCENT/Start360

Community based service for young people who are identified as having substance misuse difficulties

Phone 0800 2545 123​

 

Extern

Harm reduction services for people who are misusing substances (low threshold services

Phone 028 2565 4012

Crisis 0800 085 4808

 

Living Rivers Beach House

Supported accommodation for those who are homeless and recovering from addiction.

Phone 028 25654700

 

​Al-Anon

To help and support families and friends of problem drinkers

Phone 028 9068 2368

 

​Alcoholics Anonymous

Phone 028 90351222

 

​Carlisle House

Substance Misuse treatment centre

Phone 028 9032 8308

 

​Northern Ireland Community Addiction service Belfast

Phone 028 9066 4434

 

​Northlands Centre Derry

Phone 028 7131 3232

 

​Addiction Helper

Addiction Helper will help you to find the best treatment for you or a loved one with just one telephone call. Their staff are available 24 hours a day and offer advice on both NHS and private treatment options.

Website: www.addictionhelper.com

Tel: 0800 024 1478 / 0203 131 8345

 Text "HELP" to 66777

 

Alcohol Focus Scotland For those living in Scotland

Alcohol Focus Scotland is the national charity working to prevent and reduce alcohol harm.

Website: www.alcohol-focus-scotland.org.uk/

Tel: 0141 572 6700

Email: enquiries@alcohol-focus-scotland.org.uk

 

 Addiction Helper

Addiction Helper help you to find the best treatment for you or a loved one with just one telephone call. Their staff are available 24 hours a day and offer advice on both NHS and private treatment options.

Website: www.addictionhelper.com/uk/scotland/

Tel: 0800 024 1478 / 0203 131 8345 

Text "HELP" to 66777

 

​Know the Score​

Whether you’ve taken drugs, are thinking of taking them, or are just curious and want to know more, it’s important to know the real facts about drugs.

Website: www.knowthescore.info

Tel: 0800 587 587 9

Lines are open from 8am to 11pm, 7 days a week 

live chat on their website (6PM-10PM)

 

Gamblers Anonymous Scotland

A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem.

Website: www.gascotland.org  

Tel: 0370 050 8881

(24-hour helpline)

 

 Taking  Action on Smoking and Health

ASH Scotland – Action on Smoking and Health (Scotland) - is the independent Scottish charity taking action to reduce the harm caused by tobacco.

Website: www.ashscotland.org.uk