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Addaction Young Persons' Service

Addaction provides advice and support to Young People (aged 10 - 17 years) in Kent who are struggling with issues around their drug or alcohol use. Addaction also offers one to one support or work with groups, and even provide support and guidance to parents and carers.


You can talk to us if Addaction if you are concerned about your use of drugs or alcohol and live in South and East Kent or Mid Kent.


South and East Kent covers Canterbury, Thanet and Swale
Mid Kent covers Dover, Ashford, Shepway and Maidstone.


Addaction offers:



  • The chance to speak to someone about how drugs and alcohol affect you and those around you

  • Information, support and advice

  • Options about lifestyle and choices

  • Links to other support services

  • Community detox or substitute prescribing if appropriate


Addaction can also offer free training for professionals working with Young People in Kent, identifying the various substances used by young people and understanding the issues behind the use.


Who to contact

Contact Name
Steve Butler
Contact Position
Contracts Manager
Telephone
01227 456744
E-mail
yadmin@addaction.org.uk
Website
www.addaction.org.uk/

Where to go

Name
Young Addaction
Address
34 Simmonds Road
Wincheap
Canterbury
Kent
APostcode
CT1 3RA

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Other Details

Referral required?
Yes
Referral and availability notes

Referrals welcome from any source with consent.

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