Drugs and Alcohol

If you need help these services are ready and able to help


Drink line (0345 320202)

This service gives confidential information and advice. It operates Monday to Friday from 11.00am to 11.00pm and can put you in touch with your local alcohol advice centre for one-to-one help. It also has a ring-and-listen service on freecall 0500 801802.

Alcohol Concern (0171 9287377)

Offers general information about alcohol and can help you get in touch with local advisory services.

Alcoholics Anonymous Family Groups (0171 4030888)

Offers self-help sessions for people whose lives are affected by someone else's drinking.



Tees Addictive Behaviour Service

This service offers advice, treatment, needle exchange, H.I.V., Hepatitis B and C screening.

Hartlepool: 10 Grange Road
(01429) 285000

Middlesbrough: 63 King's Road, North Ormesby
(01642) 516351

Stockton: 29-31 Yarm Road
(01642) 802424

Redcar and Cleveland: Guisborough Hospital
(01287) 284110

The National Drugs Helpline (0800 776600)

Offers free and confidential advice about drugs all day, every day and can refer you to other drugs services in your area.

Families Anonymous (0171 4984680)

Operates self-help groups around the country for families and friends of people with a drug related problem.