Addiction, Health, Behaviour Change | CGL

Aspire - Greenwich

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Aspire Greenwich is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for adults and affected others living in the London Borough of Greenwich.

We provide confidential information, advice, treatment options and for adults and their families throughout Greenwich.

How to contact us

We always welcome new clients, so please get in touch if you are interested in getting help from the service or you’d just like to ask some questions. Feel free to bring someone with you on your first visit.

We are based at 821 Woolwich Road, Charlton, London. You can call us on 020 8316 0116 or email


If you would like to refer yourself or someone else to the service you can call, email or visit the service in person.

You can also complete our referral form in advance and either email it to us at or bring it with you when you visit the service.

Word referral form

We provide:

  • Advice and support, whatever you level of use

  • An experienced team of health and social care, staff, nurses and doctors

  • Employment and training support

  • Links to recovery coaches, community, fellowship, and peer support

  • A specialist family service

  • Community alcohol detoxification programme

  • Community drug detoxification programme

  • Access to in-patient servcies

  • Alcohol and addiction workshops

Can’t make your appointment?

It’s really important that you let us know. Ideally please call us on 020 8316 0116. You can also email to let us know via

What do our service users say about us?

“Without CGL Aspire Greenwich I would never have given up alcohol. My life is so much better”

Aspire service user

What's on?

  • Friday service user forums: 2pm every Friday, includes a free lunch
  • Activities day: 10.30am - 2pm every Wednesday
  • Information technology sessions: 10.30am - 12.30pm 

Where can I go for further support?

  • Monday NA meeting: 6.45pm - 7.45pm
  • Wednesday AA meeting: 6.30pm - 7.30pm
  • Thursday NA meeting: 7.30pm - 9pm
  • SMART Recovery: 11am - 12.30pm

Located close to McDonalds on the lower road in Charlton.


821 Woolwich Road
United Kingdom
020 8316 1421
  • Monday: 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 9.30am – 8pm
  • Thursday: 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Open Access Mon - Fri, 10am – 12pm