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South West Recovery Service - Edinburgh

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South West Recovery Service is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for adults in South West Edinburgh.

We provide psycho-social support for people with substance misuse issues and a range of one-to-one interventions and group work programmes to aid people in their recovery.

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 Wester Hailes Healthy Living Centre, 30 Harvesters Way, Edinburgh. You can call us on 0131 453 9406.


If you would like to refer yourself or someone else to the service you can call us or come to one of our drops-ins.

We provide:

  • One-to-one psychosocial support

  • Blood Borne Virus Testing 

  • Groupwork programmes

  • Daily needle exchange

  • Pathway to ORT (opioid replacement therapy

  • Acupuncture 

  • C-Card 

  • Naloxone

Can’t make your appointment?

It’s really important that you let us know. Ideally please call us on 0131 453 9406.

What do our service users say about us?

"I feel that all the support that I have received has been well and truly brilliant. All the staff have done their best for me and I will miss working with them."

South West Recovery Service service user

What's on?

  • SMART Recovery - Monday 11:00am - 12:30pm, WHHLC

  • Acupuncture - Tuesday 3:15 - 4:15pm, WHHLC and Thursday 2:00 - 3:00pm, Solace Café 

  • Foundations of Recovery, 3-stage group work programme - please discuss with your keyworker

Where can I go for further support?


We’d love to hear your story of using our service. Tell us what was good or how we can improve on our Care Opinion page.


Wester Hailes Healthy Living Centre
30 Harvesters Way
EH14 3JF
United Kingdom

Monday - Friday: 9am - 4:30pm

Drop-in times

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday : 1 - 4pm, Wester Hailes Healthy Living centre

South West Recovery Service - Sighthill Medical Practice

Sighthill Medical Practice
380 Calder Road
EH11 4AU
United Kingdom

Appointment only