The Young People's Drug & Alcohol Team provide access to a range of care and treatment services - from advice over the telephone, basic information on drugs and alcohol awareness, to care tailored to the needs of an individual.
The service provides access to a :
- Advice, Information and Counselling
- Assessment and Care Planing
- A range of treatment options
- Community Detoxification
- Referral for In-patient Detoxification
The team also offers support and liaises with other services/agencies to help tackle any other problems that relate to drug and alcohol misuse.
We have a wide range of expertise on the team with all our workers coming from backgrounds in mental health, social and youth work. The team also includes a registered nurses and has excess to a doctor.
Referral to the service can be either self-referral or a referral by another service/agency. In order to access any treatment program the young person must agree to want help.
If you require any additional information about the new Young Peoples Drug & Alcohol Team or would like to refer a young person, please contact the team.