Treatment and support services

This section gives information on drug and alcohol treatment and support services available across Northern Ireland. There are a wide range of services available from short term extended brief interventions to more longer term community based or residential based one to one therapeutic treatment services. There are also services which offer ongoing recovery focussed group support, services which offer advice and support for your wider needs such as housing and ‘low threshold’ services specifically set up for those not yet ready or able to engage with mainstream or longer term treatment services.

Drug and alcohol services operate within a ‘Tiered Model’ and before searching for a service it might be useful to click here and learn more about what type of help and support is available at each ‘Tier.’ This may help you to better understand which level of support you might need or prefer and to better fine-tune your search options or to filter your results.

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

The Residential Programme offers a range of therapeutic interventions (individual, group and family) folowed by aftercare support - Northlands also provides non-residential counselling for people with addiction difficulties

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Drop in facilities and floating support for chronic drinkers/alcohol misusers. Every Tuesday 10am-1pm

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Support for families and children affected by parental substance misuse, including individual, family and group work ('hidden harm' service).

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Statutory Addiction Service provided by a range of Specialist Teams within Community and Hospital Settings (Community Addiction Team, Addiction Day Treatment Services, Substitute Prescribing Team and Substance Misuse Liaison Nurses)

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Statutory Addiction Service provided by a range of Specialist Teams within Community and Hospital Settings (Community Addiction Team, Addiction Day Treatment Services, Substitute Prescribing Team and Substance Misuse Liaison Nurses)

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Statutory Addiction Service provided by a range of Specialist Teams within Community and Hospital Settings (Community Addiction Team, Addiction Day Treatment Services, Substitute Prescribing Team and Substance Misuse Liaison Nurses)

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Alcohol and drug service for older people

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Range of Therapeutic Support Services for Young People aged Under 18 with Significant Mental Health and Substance Misuse Difficulties

Region: WHSCT/WDACT

Range of therapeutic support services for adults, young people and families with substance misuse issues/difficulties, suicide prevention, mental health, counselling, therapies, listening ear and family support