Alcohol and Drugs

Kirkintilloch Health and Care Centre
10 Saramago Street
Kirkintilloch
G66 3BF
Phone:  0141 232 8211

Hours of Service: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

If you need help within office hours, you can contact us on the number above. Out-with these times and in a non-emergency, please contact NHS 24 on 111.

If you have a life threatening emergency, then call 999.

East Dunbartonshire Alcohol and Drugs Partnership (ADP)

The East Dunbartonshire Alcohol and Drugs Partnership (ADP) is a multi-agency forum tasked by the Scottish Government to coordinate alcohol and drug services through partnership working. ADP Membership includes East Dunbartonshire Health & Social Care Partnership, East Dunbartonshire Council, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC), Police Scotland,  HMP Low Moss, and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and representatives from the Recovery community.

East Dunbartonshire Alcohol and Drugs service (EDADS)

EDADS aims to improve the lives of people with alcohol and drugs problems in East Dunbartonshire.

You can contact EDADS on 0141 232 8211 (within office hours). Out-with these times or in a non-emergency, please contact NHS 24 on 111. If you have a life-threatening emergency, then call 999.

We offer assessment, support and treatment for alcohol and drugs issues by offering person-centred, recovery-focused care and treatment. We may refer you to other recovery services when appropriate.

For more information about the treatment options available, please read the Alcohol and Drugs Service leaflet attached. The Recovery Focus leaflet attached provides you with details of all the Recovery services available locally.

Accessing the EDADS service

You can self-refer to EDADS by calling 0141 232 8211, or ask your GP or social worker to refer you.

Alcohol and Drugs Assessment

Once we receive a referral, we will offer you an appointment within three weeks to assess your needs and agree a recovery plan. You are welcome to bring a friend or family member to your assessment appointment.

East Dunbartonshire Recovery Life Café

The Recovery Café runs on the first Saturday of every month in the Kirkintilloch Baptist Church. It gives people in recovery and their families the chance to share a meal and enjoy entertainment in a safe, alcohol and substance free environment.

Read its Facebook page for more information:

https://www.facebook.com/recoverylifecafe

Useful contacts;

Breathing Space: 0800 83 85 87
Samaritans: 08457 90 90 90
NHS24: 111
Know the Score: 0800 587 5879   www.knowthescore.info
Talk to Frank 0300 123 6600 www.talktofrank.com
AA: 08457697555