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Substance misuse

Other services and information

Useful websites:

Alcoholics Anonymous - information if you need help with a drink problem

Al-Anon - provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not. For some of our members, the wounds still run deep, even if their loved one may no longer be a part of their lives or have died.

Know the Score - information and advice on drugs for young people, parents and professionals

Addaction            0800 599 9774 who support adults as well as running a youth service

Narcotics Anonymous - information if you think you have a drug  problem, are a recovering addict or a professional working with adults

NHS - local helplines and information

The council, the health service and the police are all involved in the Lanarkshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership which co-ordinates work in this field and the website includes a service finder.

Other useful contact numbers are:

NHS 24                            08454 24 24 24

Breathing Space                0800 838587

Samaritans                        08457 909090 or 01698 429411

Drinkline                           0800 9178282

National Drugs Helpline       0800 776600

Alcoholics Anonymous         0845 769755

Family Anon                       0845 1200660

Homeless                           0303 1230 1012 or 0800 242024

Meridian ( a voluntary substance misuse service for adults ) 01698 825114