Alcohol Advice

Contact

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.

www.drinking.nhs.uk - 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.

www.drinkaware.co.uk - 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.

www.truthaboutbooze.com - A new website from the Drinkaware Trust, designed by teenagers, to help educate young people about the dangers of drinking on their own terms.

www.downyourdrink.org.uk - An online self-help programme for anyone worried about their drinking; confidential, free and accessible 24 hours a day.

www.addaction.org.uk - Addaction is a UK-wide treatment agency, helping individuals, families and communities to manage the effects of drugs and alcohol misuse.

www.adfam.org.uk - 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.

www.al-anonuk.org.uk - 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.

www.alcoholconcern.org.uk - 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.

www.alcoholicsanonymous.org.uk - National helpline: 0845 769 7555

www.kirklees.nhs.uk/daatdirectory - Directory of services for drugs and alcohol in Kirklees