Sources of External Information and Assistance

YOUR DOCTOR

ALCOHOL CONCERN

Telephone: 020 7264 0510
E-mail: contact@alcoholconcern.org.uk
Website: www.alcoholconcern.org.uk

ALCOHOL FOCUS SCOTLAND

Tel: 0141 572 6700
Email: enquiries@alcohol-focus-scotland.org.uk

Website: http://www.alcohol-focus-scotland.org.uk/

EDINBURGH & LOTHIAN COUNCIL ON ALCOHOL

6 Clifton Terrace
EDINBURGH
EH12 5DR
Tel No: 0131 337 8188

Telephone service information; One-to-one and group counselling; Help for those with alcohol problems and their families.

GLASGOW COUNCIL ON ALCOHOL (GCA)

Tel No: 0141 353 1800
Email: email@thegca.org.uk

Website: http://www.thegca.org.uk/

WOMEN AND ALCOHOL

Alcohol information website designed specifically for women

Website: http://www.infoscotland.com/alcohol/displaypage.jsp?pContentID=62&p_applic=CCC&p_service=Content.show&

HEALTHSCOTLAND

Woodburn House, Canaan Lane
EDINBURGH
EH10 45T
Tel No: 0131 536 5500

Website: http://www.healthscotland.com/
Provides  information services giving information about self-help and voluntary groups; information on counselling services throughout Scotland.

LIBRA - WOMAN AND ALCOHOL SERVICES

4 Norton Park
EDINBURGH
EH7 5RU
Tel No: 0131 661 0111

Provides help for women concerned about their drinking and help for those affected by someone else's drinking (telephone counselling, one-to-one counselling, information service and referrals).

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS

Scottish Service Office
Baltic Chambers
Wellington Street
GLASGOW
G2 6HJ

Helpline: 0845 769 7555 (24 hours)
Tel No: 0141 226 2214
Telephone numbers in local phone books. Provides support groups for problem drinkers and their families.

EMPLOYEE COUNSELLING SERVICE


8 Floor, Savoy Tower
77 Renfrew Street
GLASGOW
G2 3BZ
Tel No: 0141 332 9833

Website: http://www.empcs.org.uk/

Provides a service to both employees and employers.

DRINKLINE
 
Freephone: 0800 7314 314

Advice and information for people with alcohol problems or anyone concerned about alcohol misuse. Provide advice on sensible drinking and information on services to help people cut down on their drinking. Leaflets and literature available.

CITIZENS' ADVICE BUREAUX

Details in local phone books.

THE SAMARITANS

Telephone numbers in local phone books.

TALKTOFRANK

Tel: 0800 77 66 00 – free confidential advice, 24 hours a day.

Text: 82111

Website: http://www.talktofrank.com/

DRUG MISUSE INFORMATION SCOTLAND

Website: www.drugmisuse.isdscotland.org

Website providing information, statistics and research on drugs misuse in Scotland and information on organisations which can provide advice and support.

KNOW THE SCORE

For free confidential drugs information and advice call Know the Score on 0800 587 587 9

Website: http://www.knowthescore.info/kts/CCC_FirstPage.jsp

DRUG PROBLEMS – Where to get help in Lothian

Central Edinburgh

Community Drug Problem Service
Simpson House
Tel No: 0131 537 8345 / 0131 225 1054/6028

North West Edinburgh

Community Care Resource Team
Tel No: 0131 553 8399

North Edinburgh Drug Advice Centre (NEDAC)
Tel No: 0131 332 2314

Wester Hailes

West Edinburgh Support Team (WEST)
Tel No: 0131 442 2465

South East Edinburgh

Castle Project (Craigmillar)
Tel No: 0131 669 0068

Greater Liberton Drugs Project
Tel No: 0131 664 2839

West Lothian Drug and Alcohol Service
Tel No: 01506 430225

Mid and East Lothian

Mid & East Lothian Drugs (MELD)
Tel No: 0131 660 3566

Support Groups

Circles Project
Tel No: 0131 554 7516

Family Support Network
Tel No: 0131 225 8500

Simpson House Family Support Group
Tel No: 0131 225 1054/6028

Information

Scottish Drugs Forum (Lothian)
Tel No: 0131 228 2225

Scottish Drugs Forum (Glasgow)
Tel No: 0141 221 1175

Website: www.sdf.org.uk