Tranquilliser Support Group
Address: Emmanuel Church, 6 Barlow Moor Rd, Didsbury, Manchester M20 6TR
Phone: 0161 448 1100
Contact Name: Jenny – Helpline, Tom Bell – group meeting
Phone Hours: Helpline Monday and Wednesday 10.00am – 4.00pm, Group meeting Thursday 7 – 9pm
Comment: Support Group for people wishing to come off Benzodiazepine Tranquillisers, SSRIs or sleeping pills. Helpline open Monday & Wednesday 10am – 4pm, Group meeting Thursday 7 – 9pm in Parish Lounge – facilitated by Tom Bell. Information packs available.
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Manchester
Address: 0161 236 6569 Helpline
Phone Hours: Helpline 11.00am – 11.00pm, 7 days a week. Answerphone Other times
Comment: Referral: Self referral Mutual support groups in the Stockport area where people share experiences to help them and each other recover from alcoholism.
Al-Anon Family Groups UK & Eire
Address: 61 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4YF
Phone: 020 7403 0888 National number & Confidential Helpline
Fax: 020 7378 9910
Office Hours: Daily 10.00am – 10.00pm
Comment: Offers understanding and support for families and friends of problem drinkers, whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not. Alateen, a part of Al-Anon, is for young people aged 12 – 17 who have been affected by someone else’s drinking, usually that of a parent. Please ring for information about local meetings.