Addiction and substance abuse can ruin lives – those of addicts and also those of their loved ones who have to deal with the consequences whilst watching the toll addiction takes. This problem affects every part of the country, and Norfolk is no exception. On this page, you will find the locations, times, and contacts for some of the most important addiction meetings, groups, and treatment centres in the area.
Addiction to any substance or behaviour can ruin lives and even kill. Getting treatment before your addiction reaches that stage is imperative. However, not all treatment is appropriate or goes deep enough. In the most serious and pressing cases, the best and the most paramount option is often private rehabilitation. Quality rehab service has made the difference between life and death for countless thousands of people all over the world.
UKAT are proud to offer Liberty House Clinic offer exceptional help and support to all clients during their treatment.
Liberty House Clinic offer medically-assisted detoxes, along with individual and group counselling, and a range of therapy treatments, such as Cognitive behavioural therapy, one-to-one therapy and group therapy. You can find out more about them.
We also offer free group sessions for families or anyone closely connected to the individual.
These groups provide guidance and support network built and an understanding of addiction acquired. All of which can contribute to ongoing long-term recovery for both addicts and family members.
Making the journey from home to the clinic can feel overwhelming. Hence, a 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 to discuss any concerns you may have in a professional and understanding way.
If you or a loved one are seriously struggling with addiction, private rehab provides:
The cost of rehab varies depending on several factors such as the location of the facilities, the chosen therapies, the team working alongside you, and the additional (possibly luxurious) specialised environmental improvements. However, it is usually priced at around £1,500 – £3,000 per week. If you are thinking about attending a private rehab facility near Norfolk 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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Private rehab isn’t right for everyone: not only can it be an expensive process, but it can also have tremendous implications for work and family life. However, there are a number of free NHS services in and around Norfolk which may appeal to anyone seeking to attempt getting clean without choosing private rehab.
In Norfolk there are a number of organisations that provide drug and alcohol treatment, including:
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:
Change Grow Live (CGL) operates in the county. Norfolk Alcohol and Drug Behaviour Change Service is a confidential free service for adults (including offenders), families, carers, and affected loved ones.
Telephone: 01603 514096
Address: Adobe house, 5 Barton Way, Norwich
Website: CGL website.
CGL offer a range of opportunities including workshops, brief interventions, structured groups and one-to-one key working sessions.
Telephone: 01603 660 070
Address: St Clements House, 2-16 Colegate, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1BQ
Website: NORCAS 65+ website.
NORCAS 65+ are a charity and housing association which has been helping people fight drug and alcohol dependencies for 50 years.
Addiction support groups are specifically focused on substance abuse and behavioural addictions and the issues associated with recovery. These organisations 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. There are multiple meetings organised in and near Norfolk.
What is NA?
NA (Narcotics Anonymous) is a non-profit fellowship for all people whose lives have become unmanageable through the use of drugs. Everyone in attendance is looking to abstain from drug use and find a new way to live by following the programme. There are no fees and everyone is welcome. Anonymity is a vital factor of the fellowship to enable everyone to attend without fear of social repercussions.
What is AA?
AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) is a non-profit fellowship for all people whose lives have been negatively affected by alcohol misuse. These meetings are held throughout the week and can be beneficial for anyone seeking help after having undergone a structured detox or rehab programme.
Barsham & Shipmeadow Village Hall
Tuesdays at 7:30pm
Barsham & Shipmeadow Village Hall
Wednesdays at 12:00pm
Friends Meeting House, 15 Smallgate
Satursdays at 7:00pm
See the full list of AA meetings in and around Norfolk
First Wednesday of every Month
Upper Goat Lane
See the full list of NA meetings in and around Norfolk
Accessing the county is easy. The A11, A47, and A148 all cross the length of Norfolk, linking most of the towns, while more than ten other roads pass through different zones in the area. If you are, for example, arriving in Norwich from London, your fastest route would be through the M11 and A11, exiting the latter at the 1st exit onto Chapel Field Rd/A147. The trip will take you just over two hours.
The county is excellently covered by multiple railway services such as the National Express, the Mid-Norfolk Railway, and GreaterAnglia. The largest and busiest stations are in Norwich, while towns such as Dareham, Sheringham, and North Walsham provide a calmer, more relaxing environment. To use the same example as above, reaching Norwich from London via railway services would take you 200 minutes with the direct National Express train from Victoria Coach Station.