Alcohol Advice


Useful Links

Drinkline - Drinkline is the National Alcohol helpline. If you're worried about your own or someone else's drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence 24 hours a day. They can put you in touch with your local alcohol advice centre for help and advice. Call 0800 917 8282. - Find out more about your drinking and see how it measures up using the toolbox section. With lots of information and tips on cutting down. - The Drinkaware Trust is an independant UK-wide organisation that aims to improve our drinking behaviour and the national drinking culture, to help reduce alcohol misuse and minimise alcohol related harm. - A new website from the Drinkaware Trust, designed by teenagers, to help educate young people about the dangers of drinking on their own terms. - An online self-help programme for anyone worried about their drinking; confidential, free and accessible 24 hours a day. - Addaction is a UK-wide treatment agency, helping individuals, families and communities to manage the effects of drugs and alcohol misuse. - ADFAM offers information and advice for families of alcohol and drug users. The website has a list of local family support services. Telephone: 020 7553 7640. - Worldwide organisation Al-Anon offers support and understanding to the families and friends of problem drinkers, whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not. Confidential helpline: 020 740 30 888, open from 10am to 10pm. - Alcohol Concern is the national agency on alcohol misuse for England and Wales. It offers general information about alcohol and has an online services directory. - National helpline: 0845 769 7555 - Directory of services for drugs and alcohol in Kirklees