Carers Bucks now provides a Carers, Family and Friends Support Service for people who are affected by someone else’s Drug and Alcohol misuse.

DrugandAlcoholMisuse

If someone you care about uses drugs and alcohol it can be worrying, isolating, embarrassing and confusing. As a family member or a friend it can help to know that you’re not alone and that support is available for you. Our dedicated Carers, Family and Friends Support Service for people affected by someone else’s Drug and Alcohol misuse is free and confidential.

Services provided will include:

  • 1:1 sessions (advice information and support).
  • Information on substances commonly used & treatment services available locally.
  • A wide range of training opportunities including managing challenging behaviour, communication skills and managing stress.
  • Regular support groups where you can meet others in the same situation.
  • Signposting and referral to other relevant services.

Support can be face to face, by telephone, text, email and Skype. 1:1 appointments can be offered in our Aylesbury or High Wycombe office or another convenient location.

If you would like to refer yourself to our service, please fill out the Self-Referral Form and send it back to mail@carersbucks.org

If you are a professional and would like to refer someone to our service, please fill out the Professional Referral Form and send it to mail@carerbucks.org

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