North West Recovery Service - Edinburgh

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Things are still changing, so keep checking this page and our national coronavirus info page for updates.

You can call us on 01314 695 044 or email [email protected]

If your worker isn’t available, please give us a call on the main service number. We’re answering calls between 08:30 and 16:30 on weekdays, with out-of-hours/weekend callback.

Updates to the service:

  • Our hub is closed for now. Our service is running, but we have shifted to telephone-based support and appointments.
  • Please call us for needle exchange and naloxone supplies. Will we arrange either drop-off or collection of supplies. 
  • Take a look at our alcohol advice page for more support.
  • Our groups won’t be running as usual for a while but we are starting to set up some online groups – please call the service for details. You can also access Breaking Free Online (call the service for an access code if you don’t already have a login) and find online groups and support options on our coronavirus info page.

Find the latest information on coronavirus from the NHS Scotland and Gov.Scot.

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How we can help

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We will support you on your journey.

We offer advice, guidance, and support. You can get one-to-one support, recovery planning, group work, access to harm reduction information and more. We'll listen to your needs and tailor your plan to suit you.


Find us

  • We are on the corner of Ferry Road and Pennywell Road.

  • Craigroyston Health Centre
    1B Pennywell Road
    Edinburgh EH4 4PH
  • There is limited parking available at the service.

Opening times

  • Monday 8.30 - 16.30
  • Tuesday 8.30 - 16.30
  • Wednesday 8.30 - 16.30
  • Thursday 8.30 - 16.30
  • Friday 8.30 - 16.30

Contact us

If you'd like to find out more about what we do and how we can help you, please do get in touch. You can phone us on the number below.

Phone: 01314 695 044

Email: [email protected]

Our timetable

  • Mon



15A Pennywell Court, Edinburgh, EH4 4TZ.



Craigroyston Health Centre.



No groups.



North Edinburgh Arts, 15A Pennywell Court, Edinburgh, EH4 4TZ



No groups.

Advice and support



We'll work with you to tackle your problems and reach your goals. 

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We offer testing for blood-borne viruses. 

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Support for others

It can be difficult to know how best to help someone close to you who misuses drugs and alcohol.

Your first visit

When you arrive at the service for the first time, a friendly member of our team will greet you. They'll help you fill out a form for new people and talk to you about how we can help you.