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Addiction Services

Easter Weekend Information

24 hour helplines (Greater Glasgow and Clyde)

  • Alcoholics Anonymous: 0800 9177 650
  • Narcotics Anonymous: 0300 999 1212

Glasgow City Alcohol and Drugs Recovery Services

Services will be closed on Friday 14th and Monday 17th April and will re-open on 18th April.

Contact either NHS 24 on 111 or the Glasgow and Partners Emergency Social Work Service on these days.

Contact the Addiction Services Centre on 0141 303 8971 for full details of local site closures and openings over the Easter period.

Eriskay House (Stobhill Hospital)
0141 232 0600
Open only to existing patients.

Kershaw Unit (Gartnavel Hospital)
0141 211 3546
Open only to existing patients.

If you are not currently known to a Alcohol and Drugs Recovery Team and need help please contact:

  • Glasgow and Partners Emergency Social Work Service (formerly known as Standby):
    0300 343 1505 (public) or 0141 305 6940 (health professionals)
  • NHS 24: 111

Turning Point Scotland

Drug Crisis Centre
0141 420 6969
123 West St, Glasgow

Service for people with drug misuse problems.  Within the centre there is 24 hour support and advice, needle exchange and support service.  No referral is necessary. Residential beds are also available for people who are assessed as not managing in the community.

Over the Easter period the centre will continue to offer a 24 hour service.

Link Up
0141 420 1929
112 Commerce St, Tradeston, Glasgow G5 9NT

Service for rough sleepers or homeless people in Glasgow.  Link Up provides a 24 hour support and advice service. A residential unit is also available for those in immediate crisis needing social and health care support. No referral is necessary.

Over the Easter period the centre will continue to offer a 24 hour a day service.

Clyde Services

Inverclyde

Inverclyde Integrated Drug Service
01475 499 000
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April. Normal opening times apply outwith these days.

Inverclyde Integrated Alcohol Service
01475 715 353
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April.

West Dunbartonshire

Leven Addiction Services
01389 812 018
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April. Normal opening times apply outwith these days.

Clydebank Addiction Team
0141 562 2311
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April. Normal opening times apply out with these days.

Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Drug Service
0141 618 2585
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April.

The Integrated Alcohol Team
0141 618 2585
Closed on Friday 14th April and Monday 17th April.

Torley Unit
0141 314 4106
Closed on the 14th April. Re-opens on Saturday 15th April. Open as usual Monday 17th April.

Routine appointments over the  holiday weekend will be rescheduled for all services above. Anyone requiring services on closed days should contact the Glasgow and Partners Emergency Social Work Service (formerly known as standby): 0300 343 1505 (public) or 0141 305 6910 (health professionals).

Anyone requiring health advice on closed days should contact NHS 24 on 111.


All Year Round

For alcohol and drug addiction problems either self refer direct to local specialist teams or contact your GP.

At weekends and public holidays - if you are not currently known to a Community Addiction Team but need urgent help contact any of the following:

  • Emergency Social Work Service - 0800 811 505
  • NHS 24 - 111
  • Drug Crisis Centre - 0141 420 6969

Glasgow Drug Crisis Centre

The Glasgow Drug Crisis Centre is a service provided by Turning Point Scotland for people with drug misuse problems. Within the centre there is a 24 hour support and advice, needle exchange and support service. No referral is necessary. Residential beds are also available for people who are assessed as not managing in the community. The Glasgow Drug Crisis Centre is based at

123 West Street
Glasgow
Tel: 0141 420 6969

Link Up

Link Up is a service run by the Turning Point Scotland for rough sleepers or homeless people in Glasgow who are in crisis because of their alcohol use or mental health problems and subsequent chaotic lifestyles. Link Up provides a 24 hour support and advice service.

A residential unit is also available for those in immediate crisis needing social and health care support. No referral is necessary.

Link Up is based at:

112 Commerce Street
Tradeston
Glasgow G5 9NT
Tel: 0141 420 1929

Local Services - Clyde

All year round

  • Renfrewshire Drug Service - 0141 889 1223
  • Alcohol Problems Clinic Dykebar Hospital - 0141 314 4435
  • Inverclyde Integrated Drug Service - 01475 499 001
  • Inverclyde Integrated Alcohol Service - 01475 715 353
  • Leven Addiction Services, Joint Hospital, Dumbarton - 01389 812018
  • HEAR – (West Dunbartonshire) Out of hours helpline - 0141 952 8815

24 HOUR HELPLINES

  • Alcoholics Anonymous - 0845 76 97 555
  • Narcotics Anonymous - 0845 37 33 366