Alcohol advice and services


There are over 10 million people in England drinking at levels which increase their risk of harming their health.

Alcohol has been identified as casual factor in more than 200 medical conditions including:-

  • Mouth, throat, stomach, liver and breast cancer;
  • Cirrhosis of the liver
  • Heart disease
  • Depression
  • Stroke
  • Pancreatitis
  • Liver disease

Lloyds Pharmacy
Carleton Glen
WF8 1SU 
01977 703667

Lloyds Pharmacy
10 Market Street
01977 610874

If you are concerned about your own, or someone else's drinking you could try visiting NHS choices website where there is some useful advice. 

Alcohol and drugs local services 

Wakefield Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service

This service is a drug and alcohol service for young people aged 18 and under which provides free, friendly, and confidential support for young people who are worried about their drug and/or alcohol use.

There are a number of local organisations we support, working across Wakefield to offer support, advice and treatment.

Inspiring Recovery

This service provides support and advice for anybody experiencing problems with drugs and/or alcohol. The service operates from two hubs – Wakefield city centre and Castleford as well as having satellite sites across the district.

Wakefield Council is a member of the Yorkshire and Humber, Alcohol Alliance. To find out more visit

Contact us

Public Health

Wakefield Council
Wakefield One
PO Box 700

0345 8 506 506