Advice and support
Free and confidential help, advice, support and treatment for alcohol issues is available in South Gloucestershire following an assessment of your needs.
Alcohol is widely consumed, particularly in social environments, however, some people may find their alcohol use has increased to a level which is causing them or others around them problems or concern.
To assess what help is needed an alcohol worker will offer support and advice in a comfortable setting. A range of programmes and services are available meeting individual needs. These can be:
- identification and brief advice on stopping or reducing the amount of alcohol you drink
- group or 1:1 sessions looking in more detail at individual reasons for drinking
Support offered can range from a brief conversation to answer a query, to advice regarding help available, all the way through to detoxification and rehabilitation if it is required.