Recovery from drug misuse is achievable and made easier with the right support and advice.
There are a range of services including drop in sessions, peer support groups, specialist counselling and group sessions to help you. Substitute medication (methadone) and supported detoxification are available. Your GP can refer you to services or you can contact some services directly.
A confidential needle exchange service is available across Portsmouth. Sharing needles can lead to serious health problems. These are the pharmacies offering needle exchange.
There is a peer-supported drug recovery service in Portsmouth that you can get in contact with:
Portsmouth Recovery Hub – 023 9229 4573, email@example.com or visit www.portsmouthrecovery.org
You can also get support from:
For information about substance misuse support for Portsmouth residents under 19 visit the DASS page.