Staying informed is vital, using all the information available to you can be an important boost to your recovery.

Here you will find links to associated support in your area, or to organisations that can answer your questions.

Turning Point Resources

Smoking Cessation pilot

Turning Point commenced a Smoking Cessation pilot with support from Public Health England and South London and Maudsley NHS Trust in August 2014. This report summarises the key developments, outcomes and learning for Turning Point's Substance Misuse Business Unit over the past 18 months. View the report here.

Getting Help and Information

Public Health England (PHE)

PHE’s Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco Division supports local authorities to commission effective drug and alcohol prevention and treatment services, by providing bespoke data, value for money tools, topical briefings, and advice on good practice.

Addiction Advisor

Addiction Advisor provide free medical information, research articles and news on drug and alcohol addictions to help inform professionals.


FRANK helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs.


Drugsline is an independent drugs crisis, information and support charity that provides free and confidential information and support for people with drugs and alcohol related issues, their families and friends. They also provide a comprehensive range of drug and alcohol prevention and awareness education programmes to schools, youth groups and the wider community.