Helpful links to substance misuse websites

Adfam
email: admin@adfam.org.uk
Find information, local support groups and helplines for anyone affected by someone else’s substance use.
www.adfam.org.uk/

Al-Anon Family Groups
phone: 020 7403 0888, email: enquiries@al-anonuk.org.uk
Provides support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not.
www.al-anonuk.org.uk

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
phone: 0845 769 7555
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/

Changing Lives York 
phone: (01904) 621776, email: oaktrees.york@changing-lives.org.uk
Formerly Oaktrees (The Cyrenians). Offers abstinence-based, structured, day treatment for individuals suffering from drug and/or alcohol addiction.

Children of addicted parents (COAP)
Informative and interactive website for children affected by parental substance misuse
www.coap.co.uk

Families Anon
phone:  0845 1200 660
Helpline for relatives and friends concerned about drug use.
www.famanon.org.uk

Frank
phone: 0800 776600
14 hour free national drugs helpline
www.talktofrank.com

York Drug and Alcohol Service
phone: (01904) 464680, email: yorkinfo@changing-lives.org.uk
Work with individuals, families and communities both to prevent and reduce harm, to promote recovery, and to challenge the inequalities linked to alcohol and drug misuse.

Morningside Recovery – Coping with an alcoholic parent
http://www.morningsiderecovery.com/educational-resources/coping-with-an-alcoholic-parent/

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
phone: 0300 999 1212
A non-profit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean.
http://ukna.org/

National Association for Children of Alcoholics  
phone: 0800 358 3456, email: helpline@nacoa.org.uk
Providing information, advice and support for everyone affected by a parent’s drinking.
www.nacoa.org.uk

City of York Stop Smoking Service
Please contact YorWellbeing on 01904 553377 or email     yorwellbeing@york.gov.uk for stopping smoking support.

York in Recovery Forum
For anyone, either employed or who has an interest in substance misuse related issues and Recovery in York.

http://yorkinrecovery.org.uk/

Yorkshire and Humberside Victim Care Unit
phone: 0300 3031971
Help from Victim Support

On the right of the page you can view a video on research into the causes of addiction which some carers might find helpful.