Services we offer

Our approach

DRP has a recovery-focused approach, and we will help you to be safer if you are using alcohol. This approach supports you to develop skills and behaviours to:

  • Achieve and maintain positive changes in your alcohol use 
  • Promote long term benefits to your health and wellbeing 
  • Promote your long term recovery

Following an initial assessment, we will work with you to develop a health and wellbeing plan. The plan will be based on your needs and goals and may include:

  • Brief advice or regular one-to-one sessions with a specialist alcohol worker
  • One-to-one keyworking to support positive changes in your health and wellbeing. 
  • Harm reduction advice and health screening 
  • Community medically assisted alcohol withdrawal
  • Relapse prevention medication to support you in maintaining abstinence from alcohol use 
  • Access to inpatient detoxification 
  • Access to residential rehabilitation 
  • Signposting and liaising with other support services to help sort out benefits, housing or debt issues
  • Signposting to other health and social services to support your health and wellbeing 
  • Access to recovery-focused activities 
  • Access to group support 
  • Employment support 
  • Peer mentoring

DRP can also help with access to specialist Health Improvement Nurses who can support with the impact of alcohol use on your health, and support with co-ordinating your care with other agencies;

Vaccinations for Hepatitis A and B, and seasonal flu;

Testing for blood borne Infections including Hepatitis C and HIV, and referrals into treatment where required;

Fibroscan examinations of your liver’s health;

Ongoing general health monitoring, including blood pressure, pulse, healthy eating and lifestyle advice, and Electrocardiogram advice and information.