Go2 Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service - Blackburn with Darwen

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Last updated: 9 April 2020

The way you get support from us might be different for a while, but we are still here. We’ll do everything we can to help you stay safe. Things are changing quickly, so keep checking this page, our Facebook, Instagram, and our national Coronavirus info pages for under 21s. 

You can contact us on 01254 495014 (24/7) to speak to a member of staff or leave a message and we will call you back. You can email [email protected]. You can also message our national online team

If you are already in contact with us, your key worker will contact you, offering support by phone, or online (including Zoom, WhatsApp). If you can’t get hold of your key worker, please give us a call on the main service number. 

Information for parents and carers and professionals

We're still accepting referrals by email, phone or post and our staff will continue to work with closely with you to keep young people safe.

Resources to help you are available on our national Coronavirus info pages.

This info is correct as of 9 April 2020. The info below this section applies when the service is running normally.

We know this is a difficult time, but it won’t be like this forever. For now, the top of this page is where the most up to date info will be. If you have any questions or you're worried about something, please get in touch.

Find the latest information on coronavirus from the NHS  and Gov.UK.

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How we can help you

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We're here to support you.

Our service is free and confidential. That means we won't judge you or tell you what to do.
 

There's a range of ways we can help you, including:
 

- Group work with other young people
 

- One-to-one sessions
 

- Employment, training and education support and advice
 

We can also offer you support if someone else's alcohol use is affecting you.

Find us

  • Inspire House is to the left of the Town Hall.

  • Inspire House
    3 Exchange St
    Blackburn BB1 7JN
  • There is limited metered on-street parking. There is also The Mall multi-storey car park just a short walk away, costing approx £1.50 for up to 2 hours.

Opening times

  • Monday9.30 - 17.00
  • Tuesday9.30 - 17.00
  • Wednesday9.30 - 17.00
  • Thursday9.30 - 17.00
  • Friday9.30 - 17.00

Contact us

Phone: 01254 495014, please choose option 2

Fax: 01254 898884

Email: [email protected]

 

Webchat

Our webchat is for young people under 25 looking for advice and info. If you're a professional or a parent looking for advice about/for a younger person, we can help with that too.

Speak to our online team

Get social

Follow us on social media to see what's happening in the service and the community.

Advice and support

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Alcohol

Whether you want help making changes or just advice and information, we're here.

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Drugs

We won't judge you or tell you what to do. 

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Support for others

If you're worried about a young person, we can help you understand what they are going through.

Your first visit

When you arrive, a friendly member of staff will be there to welcome you to the service. You can ask them any questions you might have.