Adult and Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service - Manchester

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Last updated: 1 September 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 page and our national Coronavirus info page for updates. 

You can contact us from 9:00 - 17:00 on 0161 945 8772 or email us on [email protected]

  • We are sending prescriptions to pharmacies. We can still give out prescriptions face-to-face if it's needed. Please take a look at our prescriptions info page to see what’s happening.
  • Your appointment will still take place, but it will be over the phone. If you need a face-to-face appointment, please give us a ring.
  • We’re sorry to say our groups aren’t going to be running for a while. You can access online group support options (including Mutual Aid) via our information pages and access Breaking Free Online with an access code from the service. 
  • We have a pharmacy needle exchange programme. Please ask a member of staff about this.

Referrals

  • If you need to make a referral, we're here to support you. Please get in touch with us about this.
  • To make a referral for someone rough sleeping please ring 0161 945 8772 and ask for the Outreach Team. 

Needle exchange

Here are the dates, times and addresses for needle exchange:

  • 43a Carnarvon Street, Manchester, M3 1EZ, 09:00 - 17:00 on Monday to Friday
  • Bradnor Point, Bradnor Road, Sharston, M22 4TF, 09:00 - 17:00 on Monday to Friday
  • Urban Village Medical Practice, Old Mill Street, Ancoats, M4 6EE, 09:00 - 17:00 on Monday to Wednesday
  • Zion Centre, 9:00 - 17:00 on Monday to Wednesday

Find the latest information on coronavirus on our information pages or the NHS website.

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How we can help

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We support anyone affected by alcohol and drug use.

We offer support to adults, young people, those in the criminal justice system and anyone looking to live a healthier and happier life.

Find us

  • Bradnor Point, Bradnor Road
    Sharston Industrial Estate
    Wythenshawe M22 4TF
  • There is street parking available.

Opening times

  • Monday 9:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday 9:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday 9:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday 9:00 - 17:00
  • Friday 9:00 - 17:00

Contact us

Phone: 0161 945 8772

Fax: 0161 998 1823

Email: [email protected]

What's on

  • Mon

Monday

Time
Activity
09:30

Drop in for a brew, chat and some food with a Recovery Champion. A positive start to the day!

12:30

Consists of 24 group-work sessions over 12 weeks. For you to explore your addiction, its impact on you and others, and the life-choices needed to gain recovery from substances.

03:00

This is for families and affected others.

15:00

This is held at Wythenshawe Fire Station.

Tuesday

Time
Activity
09:30

Drop in for a brew, chat and some food with a Recovery Champion. A positive start to the day!

10:00

Foundations of Recovery is a 3-step cutting-edge recovery support platform designed to help you to successfully overcome your problems with drug or alcohol misuse. Foundations of Change is the first step. We look at why you used, how it made you feel and why you might want to stop, reduce or control your use.

12:30

Consists of 24 group-work sessions over 12 weeks. For you to explore your addiction, its impact on you and others, and the life-choices needed to gain recovery from substances.

 

13:30

Extended brief interventions to assist you to reduce or stop drinking, or achieve other related goals. This is held at Withington Fire Station.

14:45

A chance to get creative!

Wednesday

Time
Activity
09:30

Drop in for a brew, chat and some food with a Recovery Champion. A positive start to the day!

10:00

Foundations of Growth is the second step, all about growing the tools of your recovery and developing your mindset to succeed and achieve your goals. 

12:30

Consists of 24 group-work sessions over 12 weeks. For you to explore your addiction, its impact on you and others, and the life-choices needed to gain recovery from substances.

14:30

Extended brief interventions to assist you to reduce or stop drinking, or achieve other related goals.

18:00

This is held at Bradnor point.

18:00

This is held at the service.

Thursday

Time
Activity
09:30

Drop in for a brew, chat and some food with a Recovery Champion. A positive start to the day!

 

10:00

Foundations of Recovery is a 3-step cutting-edge recovery support platform designed to help you to successfully overcome your problems with drug or alcohol misuse. Foundations of Change is the first step. We look at why you used, how it made you feel and why you might want to stop, reduce or control your use.

12:30

Consists of 24 group-work sessions over 12 weeks. For you to explore your addiction, its impact on you and others, and the life-choices needed to gain recovery from substances.

14:45

If you have a cannabis problem, we can help you find a solution.

13:30

This is held at Wythenshawe civic centre. 

Friday

Time
Activity
09:30

Drop in for a brew, chat and some food with a Recovery Champion. A positive start to the day.

10:00

Foundations of Growth is the second step, all about growing the tools of your recovery and developing your mindset to succeed and achieve your goals.

10:00

Recovery Group – peer support exploring current issues raised by group members.

13:30

Essential Preparation for you if you have identified detoxification as part of your treatment plan.

15:00

This group is sometimes known as FAMA. 

Advice and support

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Alcohol

We're committed to supporting you to achieve your goals. 

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Drugs

You can meet people who are going through a similar thing to you at our groups.

Your first visit

When you arrive, you'll be welcomed by a member of our team. They'll explain the next steps to you and you can ask any questions you might have about the service. If possible, please could you bring up to date details about your GP. You're welcome to bring someone with you if you'd like.