Addictions Counselling Inverness
Local Services & Organisations
Osprey House 01463 716888
NHS Substance misuse service available to individuals within the Highland area.
Substance Misuse In-Patient Service - Ruthven Ward, New Craigs 01463 704670
Beechwood House 01463 711335
Substance misuse service providing Residential Rehabilitation and Social Care to men and women with alcohol and drug issues. Also offer Community Outreach, Concerned Significant Other & Family Support.
Cale House/ Crossreach 01463 718616
Crossreach offers supported accommodation to single vulnerable homeless people, with the aim of helping people to be able to live independently.
Prison Addiction Service 01463 229047
The Porterfield team offers a range of services to the prison residents. These include: detoxification, maintenance, one-to-one support, group work, transitional care, through care support and family groups.
Highland Council Criminal Justice Service Drug Treatment & Testing Orders 01463 716324/ 724554
Statutory and non statutory criminal justice team.
Apex Highland 01463 717033
Delta+ is a voluntary programme run by Apex Highland aimed at assisting individuals who are in treatment or post treatment.
SMART Recovery UK www.smartrecovery.org.uk
SRUK is a peer led, non-profit, international organisation which provides free self help groups and related services for individuals wishing to learn more about substance or activity addiction.
Alcoholics Anonymous 0800 917 7650
Offer over 50 regular AA meetings throughout Highland, offering groups and individual support.
Families Anonymous 020 749 84680
For relatives and friends concerned ab out the use of drugs and related behaviour problems. Self help group held in Inverness.
Al Anon/ Al Teen Family Groups 0800 008 6811
Over 20 groups meet throughout the Highlands offering ongoing group and individual support to families and families of those with alcohol problems.
Other agencies, helplines & links
Drinkline 0300 123 1110
NHS Choices website drinks diary
"Know the Score" Drug Line 0800 5875879 website
Highland Alcohol & Drug Partnership 01463 704603
NHS 24 Out of Hours - 111
Mikey's Line - TEXT 07779 303 303
Samaritans 116 123
Breathing Space (National Mental Health Helpline) 0800 838587 website
Gateway/ Highland Homeless Trust (Homelessness Service) website
Housing information (Highland Council) website
Waverley Care Highland Sexual Health website
Relationships Scotland – Counselling Highland 01463 712888 website
Rape and Sexual Abuse Highland 03330 066909 website
Women's Aid (Domestic Violence) 01463 220719 website
Rape & Abuse Line 0808 801 0302 website
Northern Constabulary 01463 715555/ 101
Citizen's Advice Bureau website
Child Protection (Highland Council) website