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Alcohol

National Helplines and Websites

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): AA is concerned with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics.
Helpline: 0800 9177650
Website:  Alcoholics Anonymous

Al-Anon Familly Groups: Support for people affected by someone else's drinking across the UK and Fife.
Helpline: 020 7403 0888 (10am-10pm)
Website:  Al-Anon UK

Drink Aware: Provides facts and advice on whether you need to cut down on your drinking and includes a unit calculator and drinks diary.
Website: Drink Aware

Drink Wise Age Well: This national website is aimed at older people who have developed long term drinking habits.
Website: DrinkWise

Drinkline: Confidential helpline to speak to someone if you're having problems with your drinking. 
Helpline: 0300 123 1110

 

Groups and Services in Fife

Drug & Alcohol Project Limited (DAPL): The Project offers support and counselling to individuals/families who are affected by alchohol and substance use.
Website: DAPL
Tel:  01333 422277

 

Fife Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): AA is concerned with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics.  A number of groups are held across Fife. 
Fife website: AA Fife   
Local 24-hour Helpline: 0131 225 2727

 

Fife Alcohol Support Service (FASS): FASS provides a free, Fife-wide, community based, confidential, alcohol counselling service for individuals and family and friends affected by alcohol problems. Anyone can refer to this service. There is a referral form available on the website for download
Tel:  01592 206200
Email:  enquires@fife-alcohol-support.org.uk
Website: FASS

 

Fife Intensive Rehabilitation & Substance Misuse Team (FIRST): FIRST provides a Fife-wide rehabilitation service to clients with substance misuse problems via one-to-one, group and volunteer support.  FIRST now offer triage drop-in clinics across Fife where clients can speak to a Worker and refer themselves to appropriate services. There is no longer a need to refer via a Referral Form, you can simply attend and be seen that day. See website for details. Clinics are held in: Glenrothes, Levenmouth, Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and Lochgelly
Tel:  01592 585960 or 07598 450959
Website: FIRST 
Email:  enquiries@firstforfife.co.uk

 

External resources

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