Gwent Drug and Alcohol Service

Gwent Wide substance misuse service provided by a consortium made up of Kaleidoscope, Drugaid and G4S. The service provides a full range of recovery orientated services for adults over 18 who are motivated to make changes to their use of substances and will offer support to families and concerned others affected by substance misuse issues. This service also incorporate criminal justice substance misuse interventions.
 
These services include;
 
Drug and alcohol; Brief interventions, detoxification, medication prescribing to support abstinence from alcohol, structured psychosocial interventions, mutual aid and peer support programmes, outreach services, needle exchange, harm reduction advice and support, substitute prescribing for opiate dependency, relapse prevention groups, crisis support, assessment, health promotion advice and support, aftercare programme, recovery coaching, criminal justice specific interventions, access to training, volunteering and peer mentoring opportunities.
 
Family and concerned others: Information and advice, crisis management, mutual support, safety planning and safeguarding, structured counselling, structured psychosocial interventions, recovery groups and Parent and Carer Training.
 
Professional support: Deliver training to agencies on screening and substance misuse and guidance and consultancy to professionals regarding issues affecting adults who use substances.

 

Web address: http://www.gdas.wales/

Phone: 0333 999 3577

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