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CategoryDrug and Alcohol Services
175Blithdale RoadAbbey WoodLondonSE2 9QE
Blithdale House is a 3 bedroom supported living care home for vulnerable adults, age 18 and above with a diagnosis of mental health problems some of who have past or present forensic history, substance misuse, learning disabilities Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Aspergers syndrome. Blithdale House is furnished to a very high standard as we try to create a homely atmosphere and not that of an institution. We give individuals the opportunity to live as independently as it is practically possible and offer support that is tailored to meet the individual needs. Residents…
Cocaine 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 recover from their addiction. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using cocaine and all other mind-altering substances. There are no dues or fees for membership; we are fully self supporting through our own contributions. We are not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution. Our primary purpose is to stay free from cocaine and all…
Most people enjoy a drink – after work, at the weekend, or on occasions such as nights out with friends, birthdays, weddings or anniversaries. But if you find that drinking has become a bit of a routine for you, you may be putting yourself at risk without realising it. Drinking too much too often can have consequences; to your health, happiness and wellbeing. Understanding your alcohol intake and what this can mean for you can help you stay in control of your drinking and stay healthier longer. If you, or someone you support, have concerns about alcohol and…
Drinkline runs a free, confidential helpline for people who are concerned about their drinking, or someone else's. The purpose of the Drinkline service is to offer free, confidential, accurate and consistent information and advice to callers who are concerned about their own or someone else`s drinking regardless of the caller`s age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity or spirituality. Free helpline: 0300 123 1110 (weekdays 9am–8pm, weekends 11am–4pm) The drinkaware website…
25-27John Wilson StreetLondonSE18 6PZ
The Greenwich Early Intervention Team (EIT) works with people aged 14 - 35 who have presented with a first episode of psychosis. The team aims to get involved as early as possible during the critical period of the illness to provide support to service users and their families. Their work includes providing education about psychosis, enhancing the development of effective coping strategies, providing support and advice on medication, support to get back to work or education, individual and group - based psychosocial interventions from a cognitive behavioural…
First Step Trust, 9Ruston RoadLondonSE18 5BX
A national charity with projects in Woolwich and Bexley, providing training and employment opportunities for people with mental health problems, drug and alcohol misuse and/or other disadvantages. First Step Trust (FST) provides a real workplace where people can build up their confidence, learn to cope with the pressures of work, gain skills and qualifications and get support in finding a job.
GDVA provides safe and secure temporary accommodation for women and for children fleeing domestic violence in or outside their homes. Provides outreach support, general advice and information, counselling service and specific services for children living in the refuge. We aim to increase public awareness of domestic abuse so that the norm in our society is to recognise and challenge abusive behaviour. We’ll do this by providing information and support, by training professionals on how to provide and signpost support, and by using our resources to provide…
1st Floor7 General Gordon SquareLondonSE18 6FH
METRO GAVS' mission is to provide a strategic leadership role in representing and building the capacity of the voluntary, community and faith sector in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. METRO GAVS provides a range of capacity building support to local voluntary and community organisations as well as support to the sector so that it can get its voice heard.
Frognal AvenueSidcupDA14 6LT
The purpose of needle exchanges is to reduce drug related harm and prevent transmission of blood borne viruses. If you use clean and sterile equipment, and do not share with others, you can greatly reduce your chances of becoming infected with Hepatitis C or HIV. By disposing of your used equipment safely at an exchange you are helping to reduce risks for others who may come into contact with discarded equipment.