Drugs & Alcohol

Drugs & Alcohol

Information on support for people with drug and alcohol related issues.

Change, Grow, Live (CGL) New Directions County South is a drug and alcohol treatment and recovery service for adults in Nottinghamshire.

CGL is committed to delivering services in the heart of the community and work from a range of community locations in Broxtowe.

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Who is eligible for the service?

The service is open to anyone over the age of 18 living in Nottinghamshire.  If you are experiencing issues around drug and/or alcohol use, please contact CGL staff on 0115 896 0798 for more information or to make an appointment.

CGL also take referrals from GPs, other treatment providers, housing providers, probation staff and other professionals working in the sector.

What CGL do and how they do it

  • A confidential and non-judgemental service with a warm welcome

  • A service tailored to the individual needs of the service user

  • Rapid access to advice, information and a full recovery assessment; including assessment for detox and residential rehab provision

  • Structured treatment including clinical and psychosocial interventions

  • Emphasis on peer mentoring and visible recovery to support service users throughout their recovery journey.

  • Recovery planning

  • Opportunities to become a volunteer or peer mentor

How can you make an appointment?

Please contact CGL by phone on 0115 896 0798 or email at notts@cgl.org.uk to arrange an appointment.

Satellite locations

CGL also provide services at a variety of satellite locations across the county.  To find out the location of your nearest satellite service, and to book an appointment, please call 0115 896 0798.

Needle Exchanges

Below is information about local needle exchanges.

Chemists in Broxtowe who provide a needle exchange service
 Chemist  Address Contact

Abbey Pharmacy

63 Central Avenue, Beeston NG9 2QP

0115 925 4522

Boots Pharmacy

110-116 Nottingham Road, Eastwood NG16 3NP

01773 713260

Well Pharmacy

Stapleford Care Centre, Church Street, Stapleford NG9 8DP

0115 949 0905

Communities Officer
tel: 0115 917 3657
Nottinghamshire Police
tel: 101