One of the UK’s largest specialist drug and alcohol treatment charities. Addaction manages 120 services in 80 locations across England and Scotland.

Tel (central office): 020 7251 5860


A helpline for people with learning disabilities in the criminal justice system.

Tel: 020 3119 0960


A charity that works with individuals, families and communities to prevent and reduce harm, to promote recovery, and to challenge the inequalities linked to alcohol and drug misuse.

Tel (head office): 0161 200 5486

Narcotics Anonymous

Helpline and regular self-help meetings for addicts who have a desire to stop using and who wish to support each other to remain drug free.

Helpline (10am-midnight): 0300 999 1212

NHS Choices

This site provides advice and information about drugs and offers a database of support and treatment services. Find your nearest drug support services here.

Tel: 0300 999 1212

Ocean Recovery

With rehabilitation clinics in Blackpool and London, Ocean Recovery’s aim is to make sure patients receive a fully personalised detoxification and rehabilitation programme to assist with alcohol and drug rehabilitation.

Northern Admissions: 0125 353 0553
Southern Admissions:0203 389 8799


Helpline and support for drug users, their families and friends. Advice on drug-related subjects including health, welfare and legal issues. Release can also make referrals to specialist lawyers and local drug services.

Tel: 020 7324 2989

Talk to Frank

Free, confidential advice for anyone concerned about drug misuse. Advice and information for drug misusers, their families, friends, carers.

Helpline (24 hours): 0300 123 6600 (interpreters available for 120 languages)
Text: 82111
Email: click here to submit an email enquiry.