Directory Category: Addiction Support

Addiction Support

Al-Anon Family Groups & ALATEEN UK and Eire

Worldwide fellowship provides understanding and support for families and friends of problem drinkers. Support for teenagers. Call confidential helpline for details of local meetings.

020 7403 0888
020 7378 910
Alcoholics Anonymous

Help for anyone who has drinking problems and wants to stop drinking.

01904 644026
Community Outreach and Support Team

Working with clients with severe substance misuse.

01702 349516
01702 394271
Drink Line

Helpline for people with alcohol related problems.

Gamblers Anonymous & Gam Anon

Self-help groups practical advice and friendship for compulsive gamblers their families and friends. Southend Self help groups takes place every Friday from 20:15 to 22:00 at The Quaker Meeting House, 18 Dundonald Drive, Leigh on Sea, SS9 1NB

08700 508880
Homeless Action Resource Project (HARP)

HARP (Homeless Action Resource Project) is a charity organisation that provides services for the homeless. We are a team of trained professionals that are available to advise and support homeless people through resettlement and transition into independent

01702 615000
Narcotics Anonymous

Help for anyone who has drug related problems and wants to be free from drug addiction. Local groups are operational adopting the “12 steps” towards recovery principle See website for local meeting times and locations.
NHS Smoking Helpline

For friendly help, advice and local information on how to stop smoking.

Together for Mental Wellbeing

Mental Health Charity providing advocacy and residential support in the Southend area / Thorpe Bay area. Nationally providing a wide range of support for clients with mental health and substance misuse problems.

01245 608240
01245 608310
Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Team (YPDAT)

Treatment provision for people under 18, who live in Southend, to address their drug and/or alcohol misuse. YPDAT also provides a service for 18-21 year olds with drug misuse issues. This service will work with those who are misusing a wide range of subst

01702 534300