Useful Links

Remember, Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care Ltd are here to listen and advise when other agencies are closed – call us on 0808 802 5000

We aim to keep this links section as up to date as possible. If you notice that any of the contacts below are not currently correct, or if you wish to add your organisation’s details to our quick links section, please email us the details or corrections on info@SDAC-helpline.co.uk and we will update our site accordingly.

Support for relatives and friends of those with drug and alcohol issues

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
ADFAM
Helping families of people with drug problems
Al Anon
Helping families of people with alcohol problems
Alateen
Help for teenage relatives of people with alcohol problems
Families Anon
Help for friends and relatives of people with drink and drug problems
Catalyst Family and Friends Support
Help for families and friends of those with drug and alcohol problems throughout Surrey. Voluntary donations are invited. There are four groups based in Camberley, Guildford, Staines and Woking

Self Help organisations

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
Alcoholics Anonymous
Self Help and Support in overcoming alcoholism
Cocaine
Self Help group specialising in overcoming cocaine addiction
Narcotics Anonymous
Self Help and Support in overcoming drug addiction

Supported Housing and Residential Rehabilitation in Surrey

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
Vaughan House (Guildford, Woking and Dorking)
45 bed low clinical detox unit for men and women, aged 18-65, short term dry flats, long term community based dry houses, dedicated resources for women, relapse support and drop in. Staffed 24 hours a day, open referral, direct access
Sturt Priory Hospital (Walton on the Hill)
Private in-patient and day care programmes. 20 beds, 15 day hospital places. 12 step recovery programme. Single rooms en suite, for single men aged 18+ Referral via GP or self.
Transform Housing and Support (properties across Surrey)
Formerly Surrey Community Development Trust. Long term dry house accommodation across Surrey, Sutton and Wokingham. Different levels of accommodation depending on stage of recovery. Cannot self refer; can be funded via housing benefit. See website for details
Transform Housing and Support (properties across Surrey)
Formerly Surrey Community Development Trust. Long term dry house accommodation across Surrey, Sutton and Wokingham. Different levels of accommodation depending on stage of recovery. Cannot self refer; can be funded via housing benefit. See website for details
Acacia House (Woking)
6-bed supported accommodation for single men and women aged 18 to 65 who are committed to recovery from alcohol or drug misuse. 6-month to 2-year stay. Support services including: group work, structured key-working, move-on meetings and general advice and information.
Cranstoun House Mainly London and home counties.
Residential provision for men and women who require a high level of support and who wish to take part in an abstinence based therapeutic and life skill programme. Emphasis on group work, community living, individual care plan/counselling and accepting a high level of personal responsibility. Priority given to women and ethnic minority clients. Project has disabled access. Length of stay up to 6/7 months. Option to move to supported housing project followed by resettlement and aftercare in the community.
Lifeworks Community (Woking Surrey)
Life Works is one of the top Alcohol and Drug Addiction, Mental Health and Eating Disorder treatment centres in Europe. We provide everything from detox, residential treatment and day care ensuring that we can provide all of our clients with the full range of care. Life Works Community specialise in the treatment of alcohol and drug addiction, as well as challenging behaviours, eating disorders and depression. Clients have the benefit of peaceful interiors and scenic surroundings, designed to suit rehabilitation objectives, supporting outpatient care and a versatile residential care programme, within a purposely converted Grade II Victorian manor. The Community offers individuals an active role in their own recovery, with regular assessments of personal needs and developments in order to make sure treatment methods are positive and that intervention programmes are carried out in a respectful manner.
Priory Hospital Woking
Located near Chobam in Surrey, The Priory Hospital Woking is one of the UK's leading centres for the treatment of mental health conditions including depression, stress, anxiety alongside drug addiction and alcohol addiction. We offer consultant-led treatment in a beautiful therapeutic environment, enabling us to provide the highest standard of support to you or your loved ones.
Moving Forward
Located in Great Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey. Newly opened, February 2018, this private health care facility offers an intimate therapeutic environment offering bespoke and holistic treatment with planned after care of up to 3 years. There are only a maximum of five clients at any one time.

Drug and Alcohol Action Teams in Surrey – We can refer you in to these services, call us on 0808 802 5000.

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
i-access
Surrey and Borders NHS Foundation Trust Substance Misuse services providing structured treatment using NICE recommended evidence based care for drug and alcohol problems for those residing in Surrey. They accept referrals through their single point of access at Farnham Road Hospital Guildford from GPs. CMHRS teams, social services and housing, voluntary and statutory organisations, probation service, hospitals and self referrals. i-access is committed to helping and supporting people with addiction problems to stabilise, control and reduce their drug and alcohol use as well as to make lifestyle changes. They provide a multidisciplinary team and have 3 bases in Surrey covering East, North West and West Surrey areas.
Catch 22
Catch 22 24/7 provides a comprehensive service for young people (11 -21 years of age) with problematic drug/alcohol use across Surrey. Services include assessment/information/advice, counselling, substitute prescribing, diversionary activities.
Catalyst
A free, confidential service open to anyone throughout Surrey including families, friends and carers seeking information, advice and/or counselling. SMART Groups, housing support to sustain tenancy and people with complex needs to reduce problems caused by drug or alcohol use to the individual, their family and the community at large. Referrals can be through other organisations or self-referral.

Information Lines

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
Talktofrank
National Drugs Helpline
National Debtline
National Debt Helpline
NHS Direct
National Health Helpline
NHS Smokefree
NHS Stop Smoking Service
SANE
Mental Health Awareness

Support Lines

Name
Phone number
Website
Focus
Alcohol Concern
Alcohol information and awareness
Benzo
Information and support for people dealing with benzodiazepine addiction
CANNS
Cannabis and Skunk Information and Awareness
Childline
Support for children provided by the NSPCC
Crisis Helpline
Support for people with mental health problem in Surrey and NE Hampshire
Cruse
Support for people recently bereaved
Help 4 Addiction
An independent addiction service throughout the UK providing information and treatment plus offering a drink journal and interactive questionnaire for alcohol
Methadone Alliance
Advocacy, training and helpline services for people in drug or alcohol treatment
Muslim Youth Helpline
Confidential emotional support service for young Muslim people
National Association for Children of Alcoholics
Information, advice and support for anyone affected by their parent's drinking.
Samaritans
Confidential emotional support service for anyone in the UK and Ireland