Help with alcohol or drug misuse?

Where can I get help with alcohol or drug misuse?

If you're worried that you, or someone you know, could be misusing drugs or alcohol, the first thing to do is talk to a GP. A doctor will be able to carry out an assessment and offer you treatment, or refer you to a specialist.

Whether it is alcohol, prescription drugs or illegal drug, misusing these substances may affect your work, family life, friendships, health and finances.

A confidential needle exchange service is also available for anyone involved in injecting drugs.

If your life is being affected, you can get additional help that’s easy to access.

Where can I get help locally if alcohol is affecting my life?

You can speak to your GP and ask them to refer you or you can book an appointment yourself by calling your nearest service:

Bradford: Piccadilly Project 01274 753775
Keighley: Project 6 01535 610180

Where can I get help locally if drugs are affecting my life?

You can speak to your GP and ask them to refer you or to book an appointment yourself, call your nearest service:

Bradford: Bridge Project 01274 723863
Keighley: Project 6 01535 610180

There is also a recovery support service run by Bridge Unity: 01274715860.

Is there a Needle Exchange Services?

A confidential Needle Exchange Service for anyone involved in injecting drugs, from bodybuilders to heroin users, is available in the district. 

What support is available to friends and family?

Support focusing on the needs of those affected by someone else's alcohol and/or drug addiction is available from the Concerned Others Support Service on 01274 323888

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