Free downloadable resource toolkits.


Browse our Resources and Treatments below to learn more about Recovery. Attached PDF’s can be downloaded.

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.

Treatment: Buprenorphine

Buprenorphine is used in medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to help people reduce or stop the use of heroin or other opiates. It has been available in Europe as a treatment for heroin/opioid dependence since 1996. Buprenorphine is an opioid-receptor partial agonist...

read more

Treatment: Types of Detox

Detox is moving from your regular drug use to no drug use, with the help of various medications. There are different types of detox. The types of substances having been abused as well as the withdrawal symptoms experienced will influence which type of detox is...

read more

Treatment: Rehabilitation

WHAT IS REHAB? Inpatient rehabs are intensive, residential treatment programs designed to treat serious addictions. Patients stay at a clinic in a controlled environment with 24-hour medical and emotional support. During inpatient treatment, residents are able to...

read more

Opioid Painkiller Dependency

What is Opioid Painkiller Dependence? Opioid Painkiller Dependence (OPD) is a physical addiction to prescription, and or over the counter painkillers. Opioid painkiller dependence is a long-term medical condition — and one that can be treated effectively. Many people...

read more

Choosing Recovery

Recovery means different things to different people, and everybody’s recovery is different. Recovery is never out of reach, no matter how hopeless your situation seems. Change is possible with the right treatment and support – even if you’ve tried and failed before....

read more

Emergency Help

Here’s what you need to know should you ever have to help a person who’s having a bad reaction to a drug or overdosing. Following these steps could save their life. What to look out for AnxiousTensePanickyOverheated and dehydratedDrowsy, orHaving difficulty with...

read more

Treatment: Self help / mutal aid groups

What is self help /mutual aid? Self help groups, also known as mutual aid groups, are groups of people with similar experiences helping each other to manage or overcome issues. Providing mutual support for each other. Through face to face or online support groups....

read more

Treatment: Talking Therapies

WHAT IS THIS? Talking therapies are when you talk about your problems. This may involve exploring the reasons for your substance use but may focus on what you can do to resist using or to achieve other positive goals, or may involve a mixture of these. These sessions...

read more

Cocaine & Dependence

COCAINE A white powder stimulant that is normally snorted or rubbed into the gums. Also called: BlowCChangCharlieChingCokeCrackFlakeFreebasePebblesPercyRocksSniffSnowStonesTootWashWhite The most comprehensive & up to date info on Cocaine can be found here ...

read more

Blood-borne viruses: HIV, HCV & HBV

A blood-borne virus is a virus that is transmitted not only by blood itself, but also by body fluids that contain blood. The most common blood-borne viruses are HCV, hepatitis B virus (HBV) and HIV. Many viruses can remain infectious in blood outside of the body for...

read more

UK Recovery Month Toolkit

What is Recovery Month? Now in its 32nd year, Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery, just as we celebrate improvements made by those who are managing other health conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, asthma, and heart disease. Each...

read more

Drug Consumption Rooms Literature Review

There is a convincing evidence base for Drug consumption Rooms. We fully support them. Please Download 114 page Drug Consumption Rooms Literature Review by clicking here DCRlitsearch   There are many pathways to recovery and all are a cause for celebration. ...

read more




Keep up with the latest news and events in your area by signing up to our newsletter

Would you be interested in one of the following?
Thank you! Please check your inbox for further details from us.