Links

The following is a constantly evolving collection of links that we think anyone accessing our website might find useful. If you know of any organisation that might benefit from linking to us or from us then feel free to contact us and pass on the information.

Select a letter in the list below to take you down to the section of links beginning with that letter. This page is constantly be updated so please keep coming back to find the organisation you need.

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AdditionCenter
The Addiction Center help can help guide you from rehab to recovery. The Addiction Center can help you find a treatment center based on your location, budget and specific needs.
Adfam
Adfam is the leading national organisation working with and for families affected by drugs and alcohol.
Alcohol Concern
Alcohol Concern is the national agency on alcohol misuse.We provide information and encourage debate on the wide range of public policy issues affected by alcohol; including public health, housing, children and families, crime and licensing.
Banbury Lodge
Banbury Lodges aim is to provide you with the tools you need to get your life back on the right track. Banbury Lodge offer detox and rehabilitation programmes, with aftercare support provided as standard.
BEAD
The BEAD website is a source of information, support and hope for anyone whose loved one has died as a result of drug or alcohol use.
BACP
The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) is a membership organisation and a registered charity that sets standards for therapeutic practice and provides information for therapists, clients of therapy, and the general public.
Barnardo’s
Barnardo’s vision is that the lives of all children and young people should be free from poverty, abuse and discrimination. We believe in children – do you?
Compass mission
The Compass mission is to help people to solve the problems of drug and alcohol use, creating healthier lives and safer communities.
Consumer Dangers
Consumer Dangers provides information and advice to help people protect their families.
Counselling Directory
Find a counsellor or psychotherapist near you. Counselling Directory only lists qualified/registered counsellors and psychotherapists. Every member must send us copies of their qualifications and insurance cover or must be registered with a recognised professional body.
CPSG
CPSG is a service for anyone concerned by another’s misuse, or potential misuse, of drugs or alcohol. Despite our title we don’t confine our services to parents, or to Cheltenham, but are available to anyone from anywhere. Our services are available to anybody concerned about someone else’s misuse of drugs or alcohol, including family members, partners or friends. Our objective is to provide support, information, and referral to an experienced specialist drug or alcohol worker if appropriate. All of our services are free and confidential and we don’t require you to provide any personal details unless you wish to do so.
Drugscope
We are the leading UK charity supporting professionals working in drug and alcohol treatment, drug education, prevention and criminal justice. We are also the primary source of independent information on drugs and drug related issues.
Drugalert
DrugAlert.org is a comprehensive database featuring information and news alerts about potentially dangerous drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide. The Web site is dedicated to keeping the public informed about drug recalls, side effects, and pending litigation associated with various drugs and their manufacturers, primarily in the US, please check local legislation.
Drugwatch
Drugwatch.com reports on the latest information regarding dangerous drugs and defective medical devices. We give you the information you need, when you need it. Our Patient Advocates can answer your medical questions and point you to a specialist. They can also assess your situation and help you find an attorney.
EPA
Breathing second-hand smoke can be harmful to children’s health. Each year second hand smoke causes thousands of children to be hospitalised. Protect your child, make your home smoke free.

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Family and Parenting
The Family and Parenting Institute researches what matters to families and parents. We use our knowledge to influence policymakers and foster public debate. We develop ideas to improve the services families use and the environment in which children grow up.
Farsi Addiction Recovery Support is a free and confidential service that offers information and support to the Farsi speaking community members in UK who are affected by substance misuse.
Footsteps
Footsteps for families are her to help out families of people who are users of drugs and alcohol. Families include: – parents, grandparents, sisters, brothers, sons, daughters, partners, etc. in fact anyone who is affected by someone else’s drug use.
Family Lives
Family Lives is a charity that has over three decades of experience in helping parents deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in the raising of children within any family, from Dads, Grandparents, stepparents and non-resident parents. Our role is to support all of you to achieve the best relationship possible with the children that you care about.

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Help4Addiction
Take the guesss work out of determining how much alcohol you drink with Help4Addiction Drink Journal. Download The Journal now for free instant access.
Hypnotherapy Directory
Hypnotherapy Directory lists full profiles of hypnotherapists, detailing the different types of hypnotherapy offered, the fees they charge and their background information.
How2become
How2become is the UK’s leading career specialist and since 2005 we have trained and guided thousands of candidates through recruitment processes to secure their dream job.

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Life Coach Directory
Life Coach Directory was set up to connect visitors with a wealth of information and the ability to search for the most suitable life coach.
Medical malpractice exists in cases where a patient sustains some level of damages from a medical professional during the course of his or her official medical duties.
  • Information and advice
  • Help to secure the services you need
  • Emotional support and a listening ear
  • Advice on how to protect your physical and emotional wellbeing
  • Training to help you in your caring role
  • Links to other Carers through support groups and social events
  • Relaxation therapies and yoga
  • Counselling
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Missing People
Missing People is the only charity in the UK which specialises in, and is dedicated to, bringing missing children and adults back together with their families. Some missing people you will have heard of, but many more you won’t.
NA
NA is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean.

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Rehab Recovery
Rehab Recovery provides help finding the right treatment service that can help you beat your addiction.
Release
Release is the national centre of expertise on drugs and drugs law – providing free and confidential specialist advice to the public and professionals. Release also campaigns for changes to UK drug policy to bring about a fairer and more compassionate legal framework to manage drug use in our society.
Re-Solv
The misuse of household products such as gases, glues and aerosols (also known as Volatile Substance Abuse, or ‘VSA’) is a serious problem in the UK, but remains one of the least talked about forms of drug use. If you or someone you know is affected by it, we are here to help.Our Helpline number is 01785 810762, or you can visit the VSA section of our website where we have tried to answer the most frequently asked questions. What you do need to know is that volatile substance abuse can and does suddenly and unpredictably kill, and that there is no ‘safe’ way to do it that avoids this risk. Founded in 1985, Re-Solv is the UK’s leading agency working to end volatile substance abuse and support those whose lives are affected by it.
SavvyDaddy
New fathers – SavvyDaddy.com lets you know quickly what your baby needs and what your wife needs. Find the tricks to keep your new balance between being a husband & new dad as well as your work schedule on this new mission.
SPODA
SPODA have been providing services to families and carers who live within the county of Derbyshire since 1998. We have been and remain one of the pioneers in developing services to address the wide range of issues facing families and carers affected by another person’s substance use.
Start Your Recovery
StartYourRecovery.org is a free, confidential tool that helps individuals take steps toward a healthy relationship with drugs and alcohol. Here, individuals can hear stories from people with similar life experiences and find the answers they need for recognizing and dealing with substance use issues.

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