Cannabis / Marijuana
Patients can self-refer to to the Addiction Dependancy Solutions (0800 988 1948)
Heroin / opiates (eg. codeine / dihydrocodeine)
Patients can self-refer to the Addiction Dependancy Solutions (0800 988 1948)
Stimulants (Amphetamines, Cocaine, Crack, Ecstasy, Ketamine, GHB)
Patients can self-refer to the Addiction Dependance Solutions (0800 988 1948)
Clients of the ADS may be able to see their drug worker at the Valentine Medical Centre on Thursday afternoons and Friday mornings.
For general information about drugs Talk to Frank 0800 776600 or look at www.talktofrank.com
For parents, partners, friends or relatives affected by the substance use of another adult they care about look at Lifeline for anyone who cares or call 0161 832 8073 for free and confidential advice.
Patients can self-refer to the Community Alcohol Team (0161 234 5055). Alternatively patients can book an appointment with an alcohol counsellor working at the Valentine Medical Centre (Thursday afternoon only) directly at reception. Patients may also wish to see a GP or practice nurse for advice.
For more information phone the Community Alcohol Team or look at www.manchestercat.org
NHS Choices : alcohol
Support for under-18's around drug and alcohol use is available through Eclypse (0161 273 6686)