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Recovery Republic

Recovery Republic is a wellbeing centre based in the centre of Heywood. Our overall aim is to promote the well-being and health of our local community and our mission is to promote well-being every step of the way.

The Republic is run largely by volunteers, who if they wish, with experience and further learning can progress towards Citizenship of the Republic.

We provide a vast range of  clinical and peer supported activities and services; counselling, befriending, mental health assessments, drug and alcohol support services,  educational, social, therapeutic and developmental which promote health and wellbeing for people, primarily Heywood residents, in recovery (i.e. post treatment)

Address:
63-65 York Street, Heywood, OL10 4NR
Contact name:
Carl Cruise
Job title:
Development Manager
Telephone:
01706 622722
Charges:
Varies, some free, some nominal charge
How to apply:
In person, email, telephone
Sector:
Voluntary

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