Times have changed and a variety of improved services for drug addiction are available if seek assistance. Some are specialist drug facilities run by charities and private organisations and some of these services are provided by the NHS. In order to avail these services you can search out your nearby NHS drug addiction services and centres.
You're able to select suitable treatment method from a variety of choices in a nearby facility location which suit your specific needs and timeframe. If you are suffering from drug dependence, you have the equal right to medical care as any other person coming to National Health Service for assistance with any different health condition.
You can free and back to your normal life with the correct and concerned help and support.
Where To Get Help For Drugs
Firstly, you should pay a visit to your GP. Your GP can help you choose the most appropriate treatment by discussing your concerns with you and accessing the nature of your problems. They will ask you to take consultation from your nearest treatment centre or they may also offer treatment for you. Most of the rehabs accept self-referrals, so if you don't want to discuss your problems with your GP, you can probably get admitted to a rehab centre in your area directly.
On the Frank website, you can find information about local drug treatment services.
Call 0800 772 3971 if you are not able to find the appropriate help for you. You can discuss various alternatives with an adviser.
Your Drugs Keyworker
Treatment program referral works fast when evaluation is done at the local drug treatment service. You will be given a key worker, if you are chosen for treatment. Your keyworker might be a nurse, a doctor or drugs worker. Your keyworker will be the first person you always call during your treatment and they will assist you in organising the appropriate treatment and creating a customised care schedule with you. Throughout your treatment, you will see your keyworker for repeated one on one meetings.
Apart from NHS, you can also take help from different voluntary centres, local and private drugs treatment centres and organisation. Voluntary organisation provide not only residential rehab centres, they also provide many different community services. Outreach and damage reduction services, advisory services, organised daily schedules, aftercare and accommodation support services are all included. In your location, these organisations will usually be linked to NHS services.