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
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.
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.