There are high rates of overlap between domestic abuse and substance use.
Alcohol and drug use does not cause domestic abuse but they can increase the frequency and severity of domestic abuse. Alcohol and drugs can sometimes be used as a coping mechanism by victims of domestic abuse.
Essex Young People’s Drug & Alcohol Service (EYPDAS)
If you are worried or concerned about a child, young person or young adult who is 24 or under an lives in New Essex, then EYPDAS is here for you. Facilitated by The Children’s Society, EYPDAS provide a wide range of drug and alcohol help and treatment
Southend Treatment and Recovery Service (STARS)
Service Overview Southend Treatment and Recovery Service (STARS) support people who have issues with drugs and/or alcohol and want to make a positive change. They also support the family and friends of people who are worried about their loved ones subs