Community Lived Experience for Alcohol and drugs Recovery – CLEAR (Health in Mind)

Who is this for?

  • People aged 18 years old over with substance use problems

Who provides this?

  • Health in Mind

Description

Peer support for people aged 18 and over with substance use problems who want to work towards positive mental wellbeing.

It’s an informal approach to support and lasts up to eight months.

The service also offers: 

  • a weekly drop-in focusing on activities, socialising and informal discussions around addiction and mental wellbeing.
  • a dedicated women’s peer support worker, who can offer support, information and guidance to women with substance use problems, criminal justice and/or mental health difficulties in Midlothian.

CLEAR has weekly drop in on Mondays between 1.00 pm – 2.30 pm on Zoom to assist people in recovery with self-management tips and peer support.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

Free

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

Currently this service is being provided over video and phone.

Opening times

Monday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Friday9.00 am – 5.00 pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed


Type of support on offer:

Information and advice
Support from someone with similar experience
Support in person
Support on the phone
Support with others

Categories:

Substance use

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