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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.

Days and TimesEnquiries can be made during normal office hours. For urgent medical advice out of hours call NHS 24 on 08454 24 24 24. Or if it is a life threatening emergency, call 999.
Support forPeople aged 16 - 64, People with alcohol or drug problems
What to do nextAsk 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 byNHS Lothian
AddressSpittal Street Centre, 22-24 Spittal Street
PostcodeEH3 9DU
Phone0131 537 8300.
Area servedCity wide
Last modified 11/04/2014
Category One to one support   Information and advice   Counselling   Group support  

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