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.

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