Drugs and Alcohol

Bristol ROADS

Bristol ROADS (Recovery Orientated Alcohol & Drugs Service) is an integrated service in Bristol for people seeking help with drug or alcohol problems. Bristol Drugs Project (BDP) undertakes an initial assessment of needs to identify the most appropriate treatment options.

Telephone: 0117 987 6000

Drinkaware Online Tools & Apps

Online trackers and apps from Drinkaware to help you avoid harm from alcohol.

Download from: www.drinkaware.co.uk

One You Days Off - Mobile App

The One You Days Off app is a simple and easy way to track the days you drink alcohol and the days you don’t.

Download from: Google Play: One You Days Off

Download from: iTunes: One You Days Off


If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.

Telephone: 0300 123 1110

Breaking Free Online

Breaking Free Online is a digital application to assist patients who may have an addiction to substances. The application can help as a tool to help identify the problematic nature of your addiction and gives tools to help you address various behaviours. It is most effective when used in combination of face to face services, either drug and alcohol services or GP services.

Breaking Free Online does require some data or Wi-Fi services to link the person to their account. There is a sister app which downloads onto devices and does not require Wi-Fi/data services and is available to the user when offline.

Website: www.breakingfreeonline.com Use the access code: southglos11 to complete the required fields. The Companion app can be found at the bottom of their website.

Download the app on the Google Play store: play.google.com/staying-free

Download the app on the Apple store: apps.apple.com/staying-free

Developing Health & Independence (DHI)

DHI South Gloucestershire has treatment centres in Warmley and Yate and delivers services throughout the county, including within GP surgeries.

Responsive and imaginative services, developed in consultation with the people who use them, the aim is to improve the health and well being of all those affected by drug and alcohol use.

Telephone: 0800 073 3011

Facebook: @DevelopingHealthIndependence

Twitter: @dhi_online

Website: www.dhi-online.org.uk/do/south-gloucestershire/

Email (head office): info@dhibath.org.uk

Southmead Project

Southmead Project is a registered charity providing free therapeutic and practical support to adults who were abused as children or have turned to drugs, alcohol and other ways of self-harming as a consequence of that trauma.

Website: www.southmeadproject.org.uk

Email: southmead_project@yahoo.co.uk

South Gloucestershire Drug and Alcohol Service

South Gloucestershire Drug and Alcohol Service is here to help anyone in the area who is struggling with drugs or alcohol. They mainly work out of hubs in Kingswood, Yate and Patchway, but we also travel around the area to help people in their local communities.

If you need support with your use of drugs or alcohol, then get in touch for free and confidential help.

Telephone0800 073 3011 or 01454 868750

Website: www.dhi-online.org.uk/south-gloucestershire-drug-and-alcohol-service

Email: info@dhisouthglos.org.uk

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is 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. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Telephone: 0800 917 7650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Telephone: 0300 123 6600

Text: 82111

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Email: frank@talktofrank.com