Drugs and Alcohol

For advice and support for problems with alcohol or drugs


Al-Anon is there for anyone whose life is or has been affected by someone else’s drinking. Al-Anon is about helping you to find solace with and support from others who ... [continue] Al-Anon

Alcoholics Anonymous

Find a Local Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting

Back on Track

A Manchester charity that runs a learning centre in Manchester’s Northern Quarter for people who are going through a process of recovery or rehabilitation, having been through problems with alcohol ... [continue] Back on Track

Drinkaware Online Tools & Apps

Online trackers and apps from Drinkaware to help you avoid harm from alcohol. Go to drinkaware.co.uk

Drinkaware Unit & Calorie Calculator

Want to know what’s in your drinks? Easy, find out about what calories and how many units you consume. Website: www.drinkaware.co.uk


If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking you can call this free helpline in complete confidence. Telephone: 0300 123 1110

Further information

For more information about the benefits of drinking less, top tips and more visit  NHS – Drinking and Alcohol Alternatively, for more information on how drug misuse can be harmful to ... [continue] Further information

JNR8 Youth & Community Centre, Whalley Range

One-to-one support and mentoring, cooking workshops for healthy eating and other youth projects for people aged 11–18 years. Support for whatever issues you may have, including relationships, homelessness, drugs and ... [continue] JNR8 Youth & Community Centre, Whalley Range

Manchester Drug and Alcohol Service


One You Days Off – Mobile App

The One You Days Off app is a simple and easy way to track the days you drink alcohol and the days you don’t. Download on the Apple App Store ... [continue] One You Days Off – Mobile App

One You Drinks Tracker – Mobile App

Drinking a bit too much can sneak up on you. This free drinks tracker app makes it easy to keep an eye on the booze and take control with daily ... [continue] One You Drinks Tracker – Mobile App

Recovery Academy

The Trust’s Recovery Academy provides a range of free educational courses and resources for people with mental health and substance misuse problems, their families and carers as well as health care ... [continue] Recovery Academy

Talk to Frank

Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs facts and advice. Telephone: 0300 123 6600 Website: www.talktofrank.com

Zion Centre – Manchester Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service (MIDAS)

This local advice, support and treatment centre is in Hulme. It is the local centre for anyone who wants help with alcohol (however much you drink – from advice about ... [continue] Zion Centre – Manchester Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service (MIDAS)

Date published: 4th December, 2020
Date last updated: 4th December, 2020