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SUBSTANCE SUPPORT SERVICES
Specialised floating support for people living in the Bradford district who wish to address their primary drug and alcohol use. This also includes drop-in advice, a specialised migration impact team and Needle Exchange services.
SUBSTANCE SUPPORT SERVICES
Opening Times: Monday – Friday 8.30 am – 4pm

Visiting Times: Office times 8.30 am - 3 pm

Email: sst@hortonhousing.co.uk
Telephone: (01274) 320782
Manager: Paul Leach
Address:
1st Floor
16-20 Edmund Street
Bradford
BD5 0BH
Focus:

The Substance Support Team supports people wishing to address their primary drug and alcohol use and/or use our Needle Exchange. We are based at Bradford Day Shelter (BDS) but also work in the community, across the Bradford district. 
 
Our services include:
 
• Drop-In at Bradford Day Shelter – providing support for people wishing to address their drug and alcohol use plus  related issues including informal counseling and access to Needle Exchange.
• Migration Impact Team - support for people from Central and Eastern Europe who are experiencing drug and alcohol problems.
• FSSS-Floating Substance Support Service - community-based support for people seeking to address their drug and alcohol use.
• CAST-Community Alcohol Support Team - community-based support for people who are drinking at harmful and dependent levels and wish to address this.
 


Aim:

• To improve the health and social functioning of those with problem drug and alcohol use.
• To reduce the number of unplanned drug and alcohol-related hospital admissions.
• To reduce the harm that problem drug or alcohol use causes to individuals, families and the wider community.
• To improve retention rates within specialist drug and alcohol treatment services.
• To provide housing related support to vulnerable people, which is responsive to their needs, circumstances and aspirations.
• To prevent tenancy breakdown.
 


Facilities:

Drop-in and needle exchange. Floating support across the Bradford district, including Keighley.


Referral Route:

Please contact the team by any method detailed above.


Support Type: Daytime Cover
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