Substance Misuse

Narcotics Anonymous

Address: UK Service Office, 202 City Road, London EC1V 2PH
Phone: 0845 373 3366
Fax: 020 7251 4006
E-mail: ukso@ukna.org
Website: http://www.ukna.org
Phone Hours: Helpline open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Comment: ecovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. Membership is open to anyone irrespective of age, sex, religion, race, creed or class and the only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using drugs. Phone or check website for details of local meetings.

Lifeline (Manchester)

Address: 101-103 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LW
Phone: 0161 839 2054 Adult Client & Community Detox Services
Fax: 0161 834 5953
E-mail: info@lifeline.org.uk
Website: http://www.lifeline.org.uk
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 9.00am – 6.00pm, Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Comment: Information, advice and support to drug-users, friends, relatives & families. Lifeline aims to minimise the harm that young people may come to whilst they are experimenting with drugs or using them recreationally.

Drinkline – National Alcohol Helpline

Address: PO Box 4000, Glasgow, G3 8XX
Phone: 0800 917 8282
Minicom: 0800 027 4114
Website: http://units.nhs.uk/
Office Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week
Comment: Confidential helpline for callers worried about their own drinking. Support to the family and friends of people who are drinking.Information, self-help materials and advice on where to go for help