Derby Drug And Alcohol Service

A drop in service is based at:

St Andrews House,
201 London Road,
Derby DE1 2TZ

and

Victoria House 
24-28 St Peters Churchyard
Derby DE1 1NN

Some services are also based at Halliday House on Wilson Street. The service is for adults in the Derby area who wish to address issues arising from the use of drugs or alcohol. This can include binge drinking and recreational drug use as well as physical or psychological alcohol or drug dependence. 

Our approach
Derby Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service has a recovery focused approach. This approach supports service users to develop skills and behaviours to:

achieve positive changes in their drug and alcohol use 
promote long term benefits in their health and wellbeing. 
Following an initial assessment the service will work with you to develop a health and wellbeing plan. The plan will be based on your needs and goals and might include:

brief advice or regular one-to-one sessions with a specialist drug and alcohol practitioner
harm reduction advice  and health screening
specialist mental health support
substitute prescribing 
sign posting and liaising with  other support services to help sort out any benefit, housing or debt issues
support to access education and employment support if needed
access to recovery focused activities to improve general health and wellbeing
access to groups to support your health and wellbeing

Categories:
Alcohol advice and support
Drugs advice and support
Healthy lifestyle