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Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment in Cornwall
It can sometimes feel like a huge and daunting challenge finding the right help to tackle an addiction – especially if you’re struggling yourself or if you’re trying to help a loved one. However, Cornwall is home to a good number of high-quality free and private treatment options – and if you’d like recommendations as to which treatment options might be the most appropriate for you or someone close to you we can help. Give one of our confidential advisors a call today, and we can get you started on the path to recovery.
Addiction Treatment Services in Cornwall
Addiction treatment services come in many forms. The NHS provide a number of a services to those struggling with addiction, there also exists a number of charities and support groups. AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) are two types of support groups that provide group workshops aimed at keeping individuals away from previous habits.
UKAT has a number of residential rehab centres located in close proximity of Cornwall, for those that require immediate assistance with their substance misuse.
Two of our rehab facilities are a four hour journey from Cornwall – Banbury Lodge and Primrose Lodge.
Each of our facilities offer specialist programmes allowing clients to escape from outside pressures, and to enable the individual time and space to examine the self-defeating behaviours that may lie behind their addictions. Utilising the skill of our practitioners in delivering the different therapeutic approaches including CBT, Twelve Step Facilitation, Trauma Groups and Person Centred care, we offer each individual a very real opportunity of life-long recovery.
Banbury Lodge has been completely refurbished to exceptional standards and boasts state-of-the-art facilities that include an onsite gymnasium and en suite bedrooms. The clinic offers a secure and comfortable environment in which to get better, and with specialised programmes for people aged sixteen and over, Banbury Lodge is the ideal treatment centre for you or a loved one.
Primrose Lodge genuinely cares about their patients making a full recovery from their illness. As a premier treatment facility, there has been no expense spared in making our clinic comfortable, attractive and homely with fantastic facilities for our patients to enjoy.
The cost of rehab can vary depending on the area and the type of treatment you require. However, it is usually priced at around £1,500 – £3,000 per week. If you are thinking about attending a private rehab facility near Cornwall and would like to find out specific costings, get in touch and we will be able to provide you with this information to aid you in making a decision.
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What Treatment Services Are Offered by the NHS?
For anyone who is either unable or unwilling to pay for private treatment, the NHS offers a range of services in and near Cornwall which could be helpful.
The service provides:
Recovery and care planning
Support for families
Medication for opiate addiction
Assessments for residential rehabilitation
Counselling and relapse prevention
Facilitation of rehabilitation
Where are these Services Based?
What Are the Pros and Cons of Free Addiction Treatment
Free of charge
Accessible to everyone
Located in the local community
Close to home and family
Lengthy admissions process
Might not be referred to residential rehab
Patients may be asked to go to different clinics
Recovery may be affected by life distractions
Access to the personal therapist is more limited;
Patients may not have the same therapist
To discuss your options further please enter your telephone number below and one of our highly trained team will be in touch as soon as possible:
Free Addiction Treatment Services Available in Cornwall
Addaction provide free drug & alcohol services in the County of Cornwall.
Addaction help people change their behaviour to become the very best that they can be. It could be their drug or alcohol use or worries about their mental health – we support people to make lasting change in their lives.
Addiction Support Groups in Cornwall
Addiction support groups are a vital aspect of the long-term treatment process; focused on substance abuse and behavioural addictions, and the various issues associated with recovery, support groups normally bring together people suffering the same kind of addiction so group members can feel that they are part of a relevant peer group which understands their specific challenges and experiences.
What is NA?
NA (Narcotics Anonymous) is a globally renowned non-profit fellowship for people whose drug abuse has had a detrimental impact upon their lives. Everyone attending NA meetings is trying to abstain from drug use and to develop a new way of life. There are no fees to attend and everyone is welcome as long as they are actively striving to stay clean.
What is AA?
AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) is – like NA – a non-profit fellowship; since its inception in the 1930s AA has helped millions of people worldwide escape from the claws of alcoholism. AA meetings are held right across the country, including a good number in Cornwall, and may be particularly valuable for people who have already gone through rehab and are seeking ongoing support.
AA Meetings in Cornwall:
St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Rd PL31 1NF Thursdays at 7:30pm
Room 18, Neetside Community Centre EX23 8LB Mondays at 12:30pm
St Mary Magdalene Church Hall, Church Rd PE28 4PF Fridays at 8:00pm
Cornwall can be accessed via the M4, M5 and A30. If you’re travelling to Cornwall from Devon, the A30 and A38 take you past Exeter into Plymouth.
The St Ives Bay Line, The Looe Valley Line, The Maritime Line and The Atlantic Coast Line are the 4 major train lines in Cornwall which can all be accessed from different parts of the UK. If you are travelling from London, the Great Western Railway serves the most popular train route from Paddington to Newquay.
Ukat is proud to offer Addiction Treatment services in Cornwall. Cornwall is a beloved County located in the heart of South West Coast Path in England. Cornwall’s main attractions include Cheesewring, The Pipers, Land’s End, Paradise Park, and Birds of Cornwall. A number of waterways and rivers including Penpol Creek (River Fowey), Hamoaze, River Hayle, Bude Canal, and Percuil River are located in Cornwall.
Located in Dumnonia, Cornwall forms part of St Columb Major Rural District in England.
Truro acts as the local government administrative center in Cornwall.
Cornwall is found in South West England.
Cornwall is attributed to shire districts including Cornwall, and Isles of Scilly.
Boundaries to an original ecclesiastical parish in the County of Cornwall incorperate Landewednack, Treverbyn, Polperro, Warleggan, and Perranuthnoe.
County’s such as Cornwall are divided into parliamentary constituencies such as St Ives (UK Parliament constituency), Newport (Cornwall) (UK Parliament constituency), Liskeard (UK Parliament constituency), Edward Craggs-Eliot, and John Rogers (1750–1832).
The Saint Piran’s Flag is the flag of the English County of Cornwall.
The County of Cornwall consolidates hamlets such as Kelly, Roskorwell, Old Park, Tremail, and Windsor within its border.
The County of Cornwall additionally contains villages such as Coad’s Green, Carnon Downs, Metherell, Devoran, and Carnmenellis in its boundaries.
Villages within Cornwall’s boundaries include Helford Passage, West Tolgus, Boscastle, Lanjeth, and Zelah.
Last in order but nevertheless important, Cornwall includes St Erme, Nancledra, Gwinear Downs, St Gluvias, and Tregonetha.
Cornwall incorporates a number of settlements including Holywell, Cadgwith, Perranuthnoe, Constantine Bay, Lamorna, Seaton, and West Pentire.
Ukat’s Addiction Treatment service area like-wise encompasses St Austell and Clay Country Eco-town, Wherrytown, Maenporth, Coombe, and Bohortha in the County of Cornwall.
Other primary service areas of Ukat within in Cornwall, England accommodate Mousehole, Gloweth, Hayle, Crackington Haven, and Mullion Cove,
as well as Cornwall’s outer urban areas Rock, Saltash, Porthilly, Bolingey, and Torpoint.
Last in order of mention, Ukat’s Addiction Treatment services cover the larger Cornwall area along with Carlyon, Bodinnick, Gorran Haven, Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and Penzance.
The small communities of Wearde, Padstow, Carlyon Bay, St Goran, and Pentewan Valley are located within Cornwall, South West England.
Towns including Latchbrook, Maer, Mylor Creek, South Pill, and Mevagissey are located in Cornwall.
Other towns including Wadebridge, Launceston, St Austell, Penryn, and Camborne can be found within the County of Cornwall.
A number of prestigious cities including Truro can be found within Cornwall.
Institute of Cornish Studies within Cornwall are known through out the England and the United Kingdom.
Cornwall has a number of schools in the area including Penair School, and Pool Academy.
Morrab Library, and Courtney Library offer free educational resources in Cornwall.
Provide a physical education forum within Cornwall is the Royal Cornwall Museum, and Trerice.
Cornwall is served by St Lawrence’s Hospital, and Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust.
Seaton Valley Countryside Park, Antony House, and Tresco are popular with Cornwall locals and are known throughout England.
Essential roads and infasructure in Cornwall include Red Post, A3071 road, and Saltash Tunnel.
To the west, the County of Cornwall is bordered by Devon.
Close to Cornwall, Devon are positioned immediately to the south of the County.
Places to see in Cornwall include Nine Maidens Downs, Treryn Dinas, and Angarrack viaduct.
Withing the boundaries of Cornwall, The Falmouth Hotel, Listed buildings in Newlyn, Lanhydrock, Wave Hub, and Barbara Hepworth Museum of special interest.
The churches within Cornwall include the well known St Hermes’ Church, Meneage, and Templars Preceptory.
Cornwall has a notable history, including Royal Institution of Cornwall, Kerrier Hundred, Camborne–Redruth Urban District, Lostwithiel, and Scillonian entrance grave.
The County of Cornwall is home to a number of businesses including Cornish Cyder Farm, Rigibore, and Scilly Isles Steam Navigation Company.
Cornwall’s shopping centers are famous and people flock to Finisterre (retailer)
Local TV and Radio broadcasting companies in Cornwall include Television South West, Cornish Studies Centre, Redruth transmitting station, Westward Television, and Packet Newspapers
Check out our reviews as our alumni share their thoughts on our facilities and their experiences attending them. All the reviews are verified but full names are removed for confidentiality.
4 weeks ago I was ready to end my life and thanks to family intervention they found banbury lodge. They managed to get me in next day and started my isolation which helped sober me up. Then straight into an amazing routine of the 12 steps and CBT. I've had personal issues whikst in treatment which the staff have helped me work through. I was introduced to my therapist Rebecca which helped change my life. Every single member of staff has also had a massive part in my sobriety and start to my journey of a better life. Especially Sarah, Bernie, Lianne, Tom, Zoe and Charlotte, Sandy.
The therapy has been excellent and generally support staff have been very good.
Overall I found the whole experience brilliant, from the welcome I got through to now. Everyone has been lovely.
Well presented, excellent cilnically, comfortable and well organised.
Thank you to all the staff that bent over backwards to make me feel comfortable by showing me compassion and patience, even on my off days. I'd especially like to thank Bernie, Sasha, Dimitra, Charlotte P and Zoe, Nicky, Tom, Laura the nurse, Charlotte B, Sarah, Stacey.
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