Help and advice about drugs and alcohol

Local Services

East Sussex Recovery Alliance

ESRA is a peer led organisation which provides mutual aid and peer support to those in recovery form drug and alcohol misuse and those affected by the substance misuse of someone else.   The organisation seeks to do this by being visible contagious role models of recovery and by raising awareness of recovery in the wider community. Please click on the above link for information on recovery groups available.


Adults 


STAR – East Sussex Drug and Alcohol Service

Freephone Number:
0300 3038160

Hastings Hub

Thrift House, 13 Wellington Place, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 1NY
Open: Monday – Saturday; 09:00 – 17:00 

 

Eastbourne Hub

Lift House, 6 St Leonards Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 3UH

Open: Monday – Saturday; 09:00 – 17:00 

Late opening and weekend hours available. Please contact STAR to find out more about our flexible opening times.


The Under 19’s Substance Misuse Service helps young people and their families who are affected by drugs and alcohol.


Phone: 01323 464404


Narcotics Anonymous - Meetings for people who have a problem with heroin and other opiates.

For details of local meetings:
Phone: 0300 999 1212
Website: https://ukna.org/


Cocaine Anonymous - Meetings for people that have a problem with cocaine.

For details of local meetings:
Phone: 0800 612 0225
Website: www.cauk.org.uk


Alcoholics Anonymous - Meetings for people that have a problem with alcohol.

For details of local meetings:
Phone: 0800 9177 650
Website: https://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/

 


National services and helplines


Talk to Frank is a national service which will give help and advice about drugs.
Phone: 0800 776600
Website: www.talktofrank.com


Online Mutual Aid meetings

A number of online mutual aid groups are running to support people during the challenges of Co-vid 19.  To find out more see the links below:

Alcoholics Anonymous

https://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/AA-Meetings/Find-a-Meeting/Online

 

Narcotics Anonymous
https://online.ukna.org/

 

Cocaine Anonymous
https://www.ca-online.org/

 

All fellowships
https://www.intherooms.com/home/

 

SMART Recovery

https://smartrecovery.org.uk/online-meetings/

 

 

 

 


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