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There are a range of services available that can help people who misuse drugs or alcohol.

Adult substance misuse services

Turning Point

Turning Point provides a treatment service for substances misuse in Medway.

The service is still operating during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.It provides face-to-face support, where essential, along with access to various other forms of treatments.

Visit Turning Point's website or phone 0300 123 1560 to find out which services are running.

Open Road

Open Road offers a wellbeing and recovery service to support those looking to:

  • stay substance free
  • develop a new set of skills
  • no longer be defined by their substance taking.

Open Road can support you to stay drug and alcohol free during the coronavirus outbreak.

While groups are suspended and the centre in Chatham is closed, some face-to-face appointments are available. Online and phone support is running as usual. 

Visit Open Road's website or phone 01634 471 700.

Other groups

There are also mutual aid groups in Medway that offer confidential peer-led support including Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous.

Young person’s substance misuse service

Support for young people in Medway who misuse substances is provided by Open Road’s Young Persons' Service.

Visit Open Road’s Young Person’s website or phone 01634 566 285 to find out what services are running.