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Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment in South Yorkshire
Addiction is hard for those suffering, its effects ripple through family members and friends and inadvertently take lives. We are here to help those looking for treatment in and around South Yorkshirе. This is why we have created this short guide for you. It will give you a general idea of what treatment services are available in South Yorkshire regardless if you’re looking for free rehabilitation and detox or paid private options.
Addiction Treatment Services in South Yorkshire
Recovering from addiction is a lifelong process, and those embarking on treatment ought to benefit from the many free services available. Family support groups benefit the wider family whilst group sessions – including those offered by AA and NA – can help those in recovery stay sober, promote new meaningful friendships and offer support during difficult times.If it’s private treatment you are looking for, UKAT has a number of residential rehab centres located in close proximity of South Yorkshire for those that require immediate help with their substance misuse.
Depending on the severity of the addiction and whether the individual is at serious risk of harm, either to themselves or other members of the public, private rehabilitation offers by far the quickest and safest way to start the recovery process.
UKAT are proud to offer Oasis Bradford is located in West Yorkshire, just an hour away from South Yorkshire..
Oasis Bradford provides a safe and supportive environment, where clients can complete a medically supervised detox from drugs and/ or alcohol, or stabilise their use safely with medical support and within a specialist treatment setting. All residents at Oasis are given a bespoke treatment programme including individual care plan development and reviews, group work and social activities. Our staff work extremely hard to help clients achieve the best possible outcome, which is long-term sobriety and a positive approach to life.
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 East Riding of Yorkshire 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
The first port of call should always be your GP, as they may be able to refer you for therapy or prescribe medication to help you deal with withdrawal or the underlying cause of your addiction, undergoing a medical detox can be dangerous without the advice of a qualified practitioner.
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Sober Transport Service
Making the decision to enter rehab is brave but it can feel daunting, especially if you don’t know what to expect. We’ve taken the hassle out of travelling so you don’t have to worry about making the journey. Our sober transport service works to ensure you or your loved one are taken from door to door safely and securely while supporting you along the way and affording the opportunity discuss any concerns you may have in a professional and understanding way.
What Treatment Services Are Offered by the NHS?
In South Yorkshire there are a number of organisations that provide drug and alcohol treatment, including:
Support for families
Medication for opiate addiction
Assessments for residential rehabilitation
Counselling and relapse prevention
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 South Yorkshire
Support groups are in abundance around Yorkshire, with services offered by non-profit organisations including AA (alcohol anonymous) and NA (narcotics anonymous), as well as the mental health charity Mind.
Addiction support groups are specifically focused on substance abuse and behavioural addictions and the issues associated with recovery. Support groups are normally focused on a specific type of addiction which separates one group from another. This makes it easier for members to focus and feel as if their particular issues are being addressed by others who share their same experiences.
What is NA?
The NA (Narcotics Anonymous) is a non-profit fellowship programme dedicated to helping people who have been affected by drug addiction. They organise meetings throughout South Yorkshire and can help your loved one, or you, find like-minded people who have gone through detox and rehab and can advise you on the right path. Attending the meetings could be other people looking for help, with whom you can learn and share the experience of being clean. The NA, just like the AA, follow the 12-step programme, amongst others.
What is AA?
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) are a fellowship programme who organise support group meetings throughout the UK. The system works according to the 12 steps of discovering, fighting, and defeating an alcohol addiction. These meetings can be attended by everyone, regardless of their current status (being an active alcoholic or in recovery). At the same time, families of people suffering from alcoholism in South Yorkshire can also join in and share their experience, receiving valuable feedback from other group attendees.
AA Meetings in South Yorkshire:
Rosslyn House, 41 Thorne Rd DN1 2EZ Saturdays at 7:15pm
Baptist Church, 11 Napier St. S11 8HA Wednesdays at 7:00pm
Sheffield Solution Multi Mtg
Sheffield Cathedral, Church St S1 1HA Wednesdays at 8:00pm
South Yorkshire is a metropolitan county which borders Derbyshire, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, the East Riding of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire. Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham, and Sheffield are the four metropolitan boroughs of the county. Being a rather large county, South Yorkshire is also easy to reach by car via one of the many busy roads crossing the area (M1, A1(M), M18, A61, A57, A19, A1 among others). Reaching Rotherham from London, for example, will take you just 3.5 hours for 164 miles.
South Yorkshire has a very well developed railway network with services being provided by the Transpennine Express, Northern Railways, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, the Grand Central lines, and the Hull Trains among others. The busiest stations in the county are Rotherham Central, the Meadowhall Interchange, Barnsley, Doncaster, and Sheffield.
About South Yorkshire
Ukat offers Addiction Treatment services in South Yorkshire. South Yorkshire’s main attractions include Thorne Memorial Park Miniature Railway, and Yorkshire Wildlife Park. A number of waterways and rivers such as Agden Reservoir, Thrybergh Country Park, Strines Reservoir, Damflask Reservoir, and Thorne and Hatfield Moors Peat Canals are located within South Yorkshire. Sheffield Old Town Hall serves as South Yorkshire’s local authority administrative headquarters.
Wards in South Yorkshire are usually named after thoroughfares, neighbourhoods and parishes, these include Old Town, Barnsley.
Villages within South Yorkshire, include Cubley, Clifton, Rossington, Worsbrough, and Almholme.
Last but not least South Yorkshire also includes Royston, Barugh, Blaxton, Hemingfield, and Gildingwells.
South Yorkshire is formed by a number of settlements including Kingstone, Civil parishes in South Yorkshire, and Agden Reservoir.
Well-known schools in South Yorkshire are Longley Park Sixth Form College, and Sheffield High School.
Sheffield Local Studies Library helps preserves South Yorkshire’s history.
Promoting cultural heritage in South Yorkshire is the National Emergency Services Museum, and Cannon Hall.
St Catherine’s Hospital, and Tickhill Road Hospital deliver services locally to the South Yorkshire area.
Cusworth Hall, Penny Pie Park, and Phoenix Park are popular with South Yorkshire residents and known through out England.
Notable roads within South Yorkshire include A614 road, Thurcroft Interchange, and A6195 road.
Adjoining South Yorkshire to the north, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, and Lincolnshire are a short-distance.
Unusual (and unique) places within South Yorkshire include Ecclesall Woods, Icknield Street, and Silkstone glassworks.
Blended into South Yorkshire a number of buildings of national importance can be found including St Leonard’s Hospital, Lowe Stand, Swinden House, Onesacre Hall, and Needle’s Eye.
Churches in South Yorkshire include St Vincent’s Church, St James, and St Bede’s Church.
The rich history of South Yorkshire includes Wardsend Cemetery, Templeborough, Cortonwood, Roman Ridge, and Lord Lieutenant of South Yorkshire.
Crystal Peaks is one of South Yorkshire’s shopping centers and a focal point of local commerce.