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How we can help

We offer an all-age service to everyone living in Nottinghamshire who is experiencing problems with drugs and/or alcohol. Our service includes support for individuals as well as children and family members impacted by someone elses substance misuse.

This is a free and confidential advice and support service.

Everyone coming to Change Grow Live can expect to receive:

  • A welcoming service which is focused on your individual needs.
  • Access to advice, information and a full assessment.
  • Access to clinical and psychological services.
  • Opportunity to volunteering and employment readiness services.
  • Referral to other support services where relevant

How to get support

We have 3 hubs around Nottinghamshire. Select your local area to find out opening times, travel details and specific services available.

Find your district by postcode

If you're not sure which district you live in you can use this website to search by postcode.

Keeping you safe

While social distancing guidelines are in place we recommend you phone us first 0115 896 0798. We can then make the necessary arrangements to make your visit safe. It may be possible and/or safe to conduct your treatment over the phone or via video call.

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Information, advice and tools to help people understand alcohol and make better choices.
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Support groups for families and friends of people with an alcohol addiction.
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Alcoholics Anonymous

Regular support groups all over the country for people with an addiction to alcohol.
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Breaking Free Online

Free, online treatment and recovery program for anyone addicted to alcohol or drugs. Speak to any member of staff or volunteer at your local service to get access.
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AA 12 Steps app

Companion app for AA’s 12 step programme.
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SMART Recovery

Self-help recovery programmes that include help with alcohol and drug addiction.
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Drinks Meter app

Keep track of your drinking and get instant feedback and advice.
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Sober Grid app

Connect and chat anonymously with other people in recovery from around the world.
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Happify app

Activities and games to help reduce stress and improve your mental health.
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Last updated: 1 July 2020

We want you to know that you are our priority. Please have a chat with us if you have any worries at all.

We are here to keep you safe.

In line with government guidelines, we continue to limit face to face contact to avoid spreading the virus.

We will keep in touch with you over the phone to make sure you're getting along ok. Please make sure we have your up to date phone number. If you miss our call please call us back as it is important that we stay in touch. If you have a medical review this will remain in place but unless your worker informs you otherwise, it will likely take place over the phone.

You can contact us on 0115 8960 798 or email us on [email protected]. You can also speak to a member of our online team.

Updates to the service:

  • West Nottinghamshire hub opening times: Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri 10:00 - 17:00. Wed 13:00 - 17:00. Please ring the door bell for assistance. 
  • North Nottinghamshire hub opening times: Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:00.
    Evening phone appointments are also available on Monday up to 19:00
  • County South opening times: 09:00 – 16:30 on weekdays. Visits to the hub are by appointment only. 
  • If you have questions about your prescriptions take a look at our prescription information page
  • For now, we are doing all appointments over the phone. 
  • We’re moving our groups online for a little while. 

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