Edinburgh Choices - NHS Lothian Substance Misuse Service

Name NHS Lothian Substance Misuse Service
Description

The NHS Substance Misuse Service provides in and out patient services. The Spittal Street Centre is a community based drugs and alcohol service for adults aged 18 years and over. It works with other agencies as part of the Recovery Hubs. After being assessed at a Recovery Hub people can access a range of services. This includes treatment, tolerance testing, community detox, counselling, CBT groupwork and relapse prevention. Staff can act as key workers. They have additional training in mental health. Inpatient services are provided by the Ritson Clinic at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.

Support for People aged 16 - 64, People with alcohol or drug problems
What to do next
Ask your GP, Social worker, or any professional who works with you to make a referral to the service. You can also go to your local Recovery Hub.
Provided by NHS Lothian
Address Spittal Street Centre, 22-24 Spittal Street
Postcode EH3 9DU
Phone 0131 537 8300.
Area served City wide
Location