Addiction, Health, Behaviour Change | CGL

CHOICES - Middlesbrough

group of young people

CHOICES is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for children and young people, as well as their families, carers and affected others in Middlesbrough.

The service is for young people aged between 10 and 18. We will not judge you or tell you what to do. We are here to listen and support you to make the positive changes that you want. We also offer support if you are affected by someone else's drug or alcohol use and to family, carers and professionals too.

How to contact us

We always welcome new clients, so please get in touch if you are interested in getting help from the service or you’d just like to ask some questions. Feel free to bring someone with you on your first visit.

We are based at The Live Well Centre, Dundas House, Middlesbrough. You can call us on 07584 203839 or email us on


If you would like to refer yourself or someone else to the service you can call, email or visit the service in person.

We provide:

  • One to one keyworking
  • Group work
  • Advice and information
  • Training

Can’t make your appointment?

It’s really important that you let us know. Ideally please call us on 0758 420 3839. You can also email to let us know on

What do our service users say about us?

"Very supportive and friendly."

CHOICES service user

"I'm happier having someone to talk to"

CHOICES service user

Where can I go for further support?

  • MIND Middlesbrough - 01642 257020
  • Harbour: Children and Young People Service - 0845 034 6055
  • Myplace - (01642) 256310
The Live Well Centre
Dundas House
United Kingdom
01642 424725

Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 12pm - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm