Drugs and alcohol
If you require advice or assistance, please contact the relevant services below:
To report drug or alcohol related crimes and activities, please contact:
Braintree Police Station
Website: Essex police
In an emergency, always ring 999
Adults can contact Open Road, a registered charity providing drug & alcohol treatment.
- Key working,
- Acupuncture and
- Chinese herbs,
- Homeopathy and aftercare.
- They also provide “drop in” and needle exchange facilities.
Tel: 0844 4991323
Website: Open road
Essex Young Peoples Drug & Alcohol Services (EYPDAS)
EYPDAS work with young people up to the age of 19 yrs old who are affected by substance misuse – either their own or ‘significant others’.
Their confidential services include
- Assessment and
Tel: 01245 493311
Website: Children's society
Victim Support Service
Victim Support is the independent charity which helps people cope with crime. They have a network of local branches covering the whole of England & Wales.
Their trained officers can offer various services including
- Someone to talk to in confidence,
- Information on police & court procedures and
- Assist in dealing with organisations
- As well as offering links to other sources of help
Tel: 0845 4565995
Website: Victim support
ALCO Help 0800 448 8688
Needle Exchange - Braintree First Stop Centre 01376 346 535