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Partner Updates

SIG launches newly designed website

The Social Interest Group launches new User-friendly website that gives clear signposts to all the services on offer.

Be kind to yourself

Kindness is all around us lately. But how do we be kind to ourselves?

Tsunami of Need

Phoenix Chief Exec Karen Biggs on the impact of COVID-19 on people who rely on drug and alcohol treatment services.

Recent Posts

Don’t squander chance to end rough sleeping, urge parliamentarians

The government needs to establish a £100m housing support fund to avoid losing a ‘golden opportunity’ to put an end to rough sleeping, says...

Early Day Motion salutes vital role of treatment services

An Early Day Motion has been tabled to recognise the essential role of treatment services and thank the 'unsung heroes' on the frontline of...

Half of people with gambling disorders have not accessed support

Just under half of people with a gambling disorder have not accessed treatment or support, according to a study by GambleAware. Of those scoring...

Government denies imminent end to rough sleeper funding

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has denied claims that it will no longer be funding the scheme to provide emergency accommodation...

New helpline for prisoners released during pandemic

A new free-phone helpline has opened for men and women in the North East who are being released from prison during the coronavirus crisis. The...

Weathering the storm

While COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on the vulnerable, the economy and society as a whole, it is also generating - by necessity - some...

Rehab Spotlights

Brynawel residential drug and alcohol treatment service

Having chosen recovery over dependency, how do you go about choosing the right rehabilitation centre? David Richards takes you through the wide range of options at Brynawel Rehab

Residential Addiction Treatment from Gloucester House

Whether you’re tired of the lifestyle of addiction or have reached a point of desperation, Gloucester House offers an opportunity to build a whole new sense of self based around the 12-step philosophy.

Residential Drug and Alcohol Treatment from ANA Treatment

Since 1998 ANA Treatment centres have provided detoxification and treatment for drug and alcohol dependency