Young Addaction Lancashire
0808 164 0074
Addaction is a charity that provides treatment, help and advice about drugs and alcohol for young people and adults. They have many services all over the UK, including several especially for young people helping them to move into recovery from misusing alcohol and drugs encouraging a healthier lifestyle.
Locally Young Addaction South Lancashire help young people (under 25) who have encountered problems with drugs and alcohol. They work in Preston, Chorley, South Ribble, East Lancashire and West Lancashire. They are a young people’s substance misuse service for under 25s and their work is mainly conducted in one to ones using a variety of psychosocial interventions (MI, BSFT, CBT and ITEP). They carry out group work for young people and professionals around drugs and alcohol and take part in outreach engaging young people in their own environment. If needed, they have access to prescribing for those who require pharmaceutical interventions. Young Addaction also provide one to one support around those who wish to receive some brief information and advice about their substance use, we are contactable on 0808 164 0074.
In Preston Young Addaction are based at:
Urban Exchange, Mount Street, PR1 8BQ
Freephone telephone number: 0808 164 0074
Facebook page: https://en-gb.facebook.com/YoungAddactionLancs/
Young Addaction has a presence at Preston’s College on the first Thursday of every month between 11am – 1pm in the Food Court (FC004). This is a Free and Confidential Service.
Please contact Young Addaction on 0808 164 0074 if you would like further information about the support in your area of Lancashire.