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County Durham Drug and Alcohol Recovery Services is the alcohol and drug service for people living in County Durham.

We help people with challenges relating to their alcohol and/or drug use, and help reduce risk-taking behaviour through dedicated prevention, intervention, and support.

We will support you to help achieve and sustain recovery from alcohol and drug use through a range of treatments. We offer a range of support and advice no matter what your needs are.

Find out more about how we can help.

You can contact us via the below details to refer yourself or someone else.

Telephone: 03000 266 666


What each of our services has to offer:

  • Hope Team (hospital liaison)
    The first point of contact for people who require short-term interventions.
  • Young person’s workers
    Support for young people under the age of 21.
  • Recovery Academy Durham
    Offers a 12-week structured abstinence-based day programme.
  • Criminal Justice Team
    Supporting people through the criminal justice system.
  • Domestic Abuse Worker
    For people experiencing domestic abuse and using substances.
  • Individual Placement Support Service (IPS)
    Supporting anyone with employment who has previously or is currently accessing treatment.
  • Residential Rehabilitation
    We can support people to access residential rehabilitation throughout the UK.