opening doors to drug & alcohol support!
Escape Family Support is a charity that works in Northumberland providing confidential support, advice and information to anyone affected by drugs, solvents or alcohol including users, parents, carers, relatives and friends.
In brief our core services include; counselling (provided by qualified counsellors), one to one support through a key worker system, drop in services, home visits, respite breaks, advocacy, diversionary activities, group work, therapies, complementary therapies, relaxation therapies and a 24hr help line.
Escape can provide you with a service tailored to your individual needs. We offer a wide range of services that can help you make informed choices. Escape can also help you access other agencies and services.
Escape help people experiencing a range of difficulties - to give you an idea here are some of the questions people commonly ask us?
|| Is there a way to use Ecstasy more safely?
What exactly is detox and how can I get funding for it?
How much is classed as too much?
I need to find a GP who can really help me
I have a habit, no money, and I am being evicted - what can I do?
What are my rights if I’m arrested?
I’m worried about my partner
I’m thinking about using LSD and I don’t know what to expect
Escape have helped many people make a positive difference to their lives. We would welcome your enquiry and you can be assured that any enquiry will be kept confidential. If you would like to contact us please call: 07702 833944.
For an example of how Escape helped someone recently
NOTICE TO ALL SERVICE USERS
ESCAPE Family Support continues to open doors to recovery by providing support across Northumberland. We are offering a timetable of daily activities from 10am-3pm from our Blyth office which include:
Arts and Crafts
Independant Living Skills
We are also offering these additional services:
Alcohol Recovery Group
Confidence and Assertiveness Training
Skills for Health Training
24 Hour Helpline
If you are in need of any Out of Hours support please contact our 24 hour helpline on: 07702833944
ESCAPE Family Support will be continuing with all of their Family support services in Northumberland, including an expansion of services in the North and the West. The family team will offer support to anybody whose lives are impacted by a loved ones substance misuse. Support includes; 1-1 support, counselling, CRAFT training, support groups, coffee mornings, complementary therapies and diversionary activities.