Addiction Recovery

Arch is a free and confidential service for young people and adults who live or are registered with a GP in Hillingdon.

The service includes

Assessment and individual personal recovery plans
Advice and information on reducing harm
Needle exchange
Smoking cessation
Specialist psychosocial interventions
Specialist pharmacological treatments for help with drug and alcohol problems (to manage withdraw cravings etc)
Specialist detoxification programmes to manage withdrawal symptoms and safely wean you off drugs and alcohol
One-to-one and group therapies aimed at getting to the core of the problem, coming up with ways to deal with cravings and avoid repeating past mistakes
Motivation and support from those that have previously had problems with alcohol or drugs and who have successfully overcome them
Group activities and social networks, including men and women’s groups, relapse prevention and life skills advice
Joint working with employment agencies, training providers and housing associations to help
you get back on track
Evening and weekend social drop-in and activities with the opportunity to volunteer and build new social networks to help your recovery.

Information and advice
Mental health
Youth support