First Stop Drugs Service

First Stop Drugs Service

The service offers a full assessment of people's needs to make sure that everyone gets the treatment that would help them the most. Everyone who uses the service develops a care plan with their key worker, that may include a group programme or counselling to help them recover from their drug misuse. Anyone who has a drug problem can use this service - you can refer yourself or another service can make an appointment for you.

They can help you if you would like to detox, or need referring to the specialist prescribing service or want to consider a residential rehab placement. They can also help you with a range of other issues, such as general health problems, housing and employment. There is also a specialist team working with drug using offenders, to help them get out of crime and into the drug treatment and support they need to stay out of crime.

First Stop also run a pick and mix needle and syringe programme.

Useful contacts

First Stop Drugs Service
Address: Ballard Chambers, 26 High Street, Romford RM1 1HR
Phone: 01708 747614 - 24 Hour Freephone: 0800 652 5898
Fax: 01708 745395

First Stop Drugs Service operate a 24/7 Freephone - Call 0800 652 5898.

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