Drug and Alcohol Service - Sefton

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We have two in-person drug and alcohol services in Sefton - Bootle and Southport. Here. you can find the details of our Southport service, including opening times and a timetable of activities. Click here for details of our Bootle service.


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  • 8 Church Street
    Southport PR9 0QT

Southport opening times

  • Monday9:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday9:00 - 19:00
  • Wednesday9:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday9:00 - 17:00
  • Friday9:00 - 19:00

Southport timetable

The timetable of group activities related to drug and alcohol recovery support in Southport. We also have a timetable of weekly activities in our Bootle service.

Please contact your key worker or call our team on 0151 203 9755 for further information on any of the sessions.

  • Mon



Start of the week check in to see how you feeling around your substance use, recovery and how we can support you going forward.  

Time: 10.00- 11.30


Relapse is a process; it is not an event. If you are aware and understand the stages of relapse, you will be better equipped to be able to stop it from happening.

Time: 13.30  – 15.30 



A review of the most up to date evidence suggests that building the following five actions into our day to day lives is important for wellbeing: connect, be active, take notice, keep learning and give.  

11.30 – 12.30 


Going for a walk in a group with peers will help you to follow the five ways to wellbeing. It also allows you to appreciate nature, visiting the local parks and attractions. It also gives you a chance to get some exercise and fresh air.

Time: 14.00 - 16.00 



Recovery Capital is a collection of resources that are available to support your journey of recovery. Recovery Capital can be divided into three areas: personal resources, social resources and community resources. 

Each person’s recovery capital is different as each person has different resources available to them in their lives. 

Time: 10.00 - 11.30 


This group covers all aspects of employment support that are individualised to you, from support with writing CVs, cover letters, job searches, interview expectations, interview questions and practice, through to advocacy via employer engagement. 

Time: 13.00 - 14.00 


SMART recovery is a weekly mutual aid group that aims to help members gain a better understanding of their emotions and how they are linked to their behaviours.  

Time: 14.00 - 15.30



Workshops are held on various subjects and topics to help raise awareness and knowledge around substance use and recovery. For example, facilitators deliver workshops on emotions and feelings and positive thinking. Facilitators are also open to suggestions from participants for ideas on different topics for future workshops.   

10.00- 11.30


Focus on building a better life without the use of substances, improving personal resources to increase life enjoyment, goal setting, increasing confidence, having a more positive focus, and becoming more accountable.  

13.30 - 15.30