Resources

  • Addaction

    Develops innovative and creative solutions to help individuals and communities to manage the effects of drug and alcohol misuse.

  • Cocaine Anonymous

    Cocaine Anonymous is concerned solely with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual drug addicts who turn to them for help.

  • Drugscope

    Drugscope is the UK’s leading centre of expertise on drugs. They provide quality drug information, promote effective responses to drug-taking, undertake research at local, national and international levels, advise on policy-making and encourage informed debate.

  • Drugwatch

    Features up to date info on thousands of medications, their side effects, and addictive qualities. Also provides the latest on drug alerts including accutane side effects.

  • Eurocare

    An alliance of agencies set up to tackle problems associated with alcohol use at a European level.

  • Families Anonymous

    Families Anonymous is for the families of drug abusers and is a self-help fellowship based on the twelve-step programme.

  • HIT

    HIT is a drug training, information and publications service.

  • HopeUK

    Supporting parents, teachers and youth leaders with quality resources, speakers and training events.

  • Government Drugs Website

    This is the cross-government national drug strategy website for drug prevention and treatment professionals and others interested in in the drug strategy. Content includes publications, events, Drug Action Team Directory, public drugs campaign resources, government press releases and the national drug strategy.

  • The National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse

    The NTA aims to increase the availability, capacity and effectiveness of treatment for drug misuse in England. This site includes details of the NTA’s work programme, as well as publications and guidance for those in the drug treatment sector.

    Help lines and further support.

  • Narcotics Anonymous

    Helpline: 0207 730 0009

    Narcotics Anonymous is an international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts . NA services are organised at local, national and international levels.

  • The Samaritans

    Offer confidential and emotional support and advice to any person who is suicidal or despairing. Local numbers for nationwide branches are in the Yellow Pages or on Directory Enquiries.

  • SMART Recovery

    Increasingly popular self help community based recovery groups available throughout the UK

  • Drug Dangers

    Information on medications and complications that may arise

  • Talk to Frank

    Information on latest drugs including legal highs and advice and support on where to seek help.

  • St Andrews Church Burnham on Sea

    Local church who are extremely supportive of Somewhere House and clients in recovery – including community events that they get Somewhere House involved in

  • Somewhere House Somerset

    Our local charity that provides community support and counselling to vulnerable adults, families and children. We also go into schools to talk about dangers of drugs, alcohol, self harm, mental health and eating disorders. If you would like to donate and support our charity or need support yourself, please visit the website and find out how to get involved.

  • Al Anon

    A self help support organisation for families and friends of people with alcohol problems.

  • Know the Score

    For general drugs advice and help finding services in Scotland.