A specialist drug and alcohol treatment charity.
Addictions UK www.addictionsuk.com
Established by a group of recovering addicts, alcoholics and carers whose aim and purpose is to bring recovery to others, especially by means of home-based treatment.
Action on Addiction www.actiononaddiction.org.uk
Offering residential treatment, community recovery, family support as well as professional education.
Aquarius Action Projects www.aquarius.org.uk
Helps people overcome the harms caused by alcohol, drugs and gambling.
Alcoholics Anonymous www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.
Provides 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.
An independent alcohol education charity to help reduce alcohol-related harm by helping people make better choices about their drinking.
Drinkline 0300 123 1110
Advice, information and support for anyone concerned about their own or someone else’s drinking.
A worldwide community of friendly, non-judgmental people, all helping each other to kick the booze and stay sober.
Join Club Soda www.joinclubsoda.co.uk
Online support to help you manage your intake of alcohol.
Phoenix Futures www.phoenix-futures.org.uk
The Phoenix Futures Group is a charity and housing association which has been helping people overcome drug and alcohol problems for more than 45 years. They provide residential, prison, community and specialist services.
Information about drugs and solvents for those who use them, their friends, families and colleagues.
Narcotics Anonymous www.ukna.org
A non-profit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean.
Cocaine Anonymous cocaineanonymous.org.uk
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction. From mobiles call 0300 111 2285
Provides support, information and advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.
Gamblers Anonymous www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk
A fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help other compulsive gamblers to do the same.
Sex & Porn Addiction Help www.sexaddictionhelp.co.uk
Includes free resource ‘The Kick-Start Recovery Programme.
Paula Hall & Associates www.paulahall.co.uk
“If out of control sexual behaviours are damaging your life, we’re here to help.” Includes an online forum http://paulahall.co.uk/forum/ for both addicts and their partners.
Pornography Addicts Anonymous pornaddictsanonymous.org
A 12-step fellowship for those seeking recovery from an addiction to pornography.
Provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders.
First Steps Derbyshire www.firststepsed.co.uk
Provides support to anyone whose lives are affected by any eating difficulty or disorder.
Kel O’Neill www.counsellingandtraining.co.uk
Counsellor who specialises in eating disorders.
Anorexia & Bulimia Care www.anorexiabulimiacare.org.uk
Provides on-going care, emotional support and practical guidance for anyone affected by eating disorders, those struggling personally and parents, families and friends.
“A group of ordinary people with firsthand experience of eating disorders, who make a difference to those people whose lives are blighted by this devastating illness.”
National Centre For Eating Disorders provides help and treatment for sufferers as well as training for professionals.