Drugs advice and services

The harms caused by drug misuse are far-reaching and affect lives at every level.  In 2015-16, around 2.7 million (8.4%) of 16-59 year olds in England and Wales reported using a drug in the last year.

If you are concerned about your own, or someone else's drug misuse you could visit FRANK or the NHS choices website

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.

Inspiring Recovery Hub Needle Exchanges

Wakefield Grosvenor House, 8-20 Union Street, Wakefield, WF1 3AE
Castleford 4-6 Wesley Street, Castleford, WF10 1AE
ASDA, Glasshoughton ASDA In Store Pharmacy, Leeds Road, Glasshoughton, Castleford, WF10 5EL
Tesco, Hemsworth Tesco in-store pharmacy, Market Street, Hemsworth, Pontefract, WF9 4LB
Living Care, WakefieldTrinity Medical Centre, Thornhill Street, Wakefield, WF1 1PG
South ElmsallWestfield Centre, Westfield Lane, South Elmsall WF9 2PU
Tuesdays and Thursdays - 2pm to 4pm
Fridays - 9:3am to 12:30pm

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.

Contact us

Public Health

Wakefield Council
Wakefield One
PO Box 700

0345 8 506 506