A wide range of substance misuse harm reduction and treatment services are available for young people and adults.

If you, or someone you know, have any concerns or questions about drugs, there are services in Blackpool that can help. These services will be able to give you advice and information on drugs and different treatment options.

Horizon

Horizon is available for all Blackpool residents who have problems with their alcohol use, or are worried about a family member, partner or friend. Free, confidential advice and one-to-one support in an easy-to-find, friendly setting.

Over 25s:

Contact details:
Tel: 01253 752100
Email: hello@horizonblackpool.uk
Or, drop in and see the team face-to-face at: 49-55 Cookson Street, Blackpool, FY1 3DR.

Opening times

  • Monday 9am – 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am – 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am – 7.30pm
  • Thursday 9am – 7.30pm
  • Friday 9am – 5pm
  • Saturday – closed
  • Sunday – closed

Alternatively, you can also be referred into the service by your GP, Probation Officer or other health or support workers.

Young People

If you are a young person – aged 25 or under – or a parent, carer, friend or professional you can contact The Hub – Blackpool’s Young People’s Drug & Alcohol service for help and advice. They can give advice over the phone, or arrange to see people for one-to-one work.

Contact details: 
Tel: 01253 476010
Text: 07920 807021
Email: thehub@blackpool.gov.uk

Needle and Syringe Exchange

Clean needles and syringes are available from Renaissance by calling in at 102 Dickson Road, Blackpool, FY1 2BU and via participating pharmacies.

Contact 01253 311431 for details.

Families and Carers Support

Family and carer support is available to those affected by someone else’s substance misuse, offering information, advice and practical support.

Contact details:
Tel: 01253 752100

 

For free confidential drugs information and advice 24 hours a day you can also talk to Frank on 0800 77 66 00.