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Rochdale and Oldham Active Recovery

Rochdale and Oldham Active Recovery
We offer support to people who are affected by drugs and alcohol through free confidential advice, information, support and a variety of treatment options. Our service covers the boroughs of Rochdale and Oldham.

Our services include:

Group work sessions
Recovery worker support
Health and wellbeing services
Relapse prevention
Peer mentors
Substitute prescribing
Harm reduction services
Needle exchange
Online support
Employment coaching
Tenancy and housing support
Family and carers support
Family support
It can be quite lonely and isolating having to cope with someone you love’s substance misuse. We offer the people who are living with, or affected by someone else’s use, support, advice, skills and tools so you are better equipped to help them.

Umbrella org:
Turning Point
0300 555 0234
How to apply:
Please ring for details.

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Services to support those suffering from problems relating to drugs and/or alcohol.
Substance abuse can simply be defined as a pattern of harmful use of any substance for mood-altering purposes. Medline's medical encyclopedia defines drug abuse as "the use of illicit drugs or the abuse of prescription or over-the-counter drugs for purposes other than those for which they are indicated or in a manner or in quantities other than directed.