Turning Point (TA6 3LS)

Integrated drug & alcohol service. Provides advice, information, needle exchange, assessment of needs, on site prescribing for dependent heroin users, GP – shared care, home detox from alcohol, referral to inpatient detox beds, referral to residential rehabilitation, groupwork programme, blood-borne virus service – testing and immunisation. HIV and hepatitis testing available. Hepatitis vaccination available and referral for treatment.Provides drug harm reduction services

Venue

Bridge House
30 Taunton Road
Bridgwater
Somerset
TA6 3LS

Contact

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Telephone: 01278 456561

Who this service is for

Everyone.

Description

Integrated drug & alcohol service. Provides advice, information, needle exchange, assessment of needs, on site prescribing for dependent heroin users, GP – shared care, home detox from alcohol, referral to inpatient detox beds, referral to residential rehabilitation, groupwork programme, blood-borne virus service – testing and immunisation. HIV and hepatitis testing available. Hepatitis vaccination available and referral for treatment.Provides drug harm reduction services

Service Manager Galena Thackaberry [galena.thackaberry@turning-point.co.uk]

Team Leader Janet Hucker [janet.hucker@turning-point.co.uk]

BBV Nurse Tanya Phipps [Tanya.phipps@turning-point.co.uk]

Drop-in times/needle exchange

Mon – Fri 09.00 – 17.00 Duty Worker

Late night Thu 17.00 – 21.00 (appointments necessary).

Acupuncture

Mon 11.00 – 12.00


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Turning Point (TA6 3LS)
Bridge House
Bridgwater, TA6 3LS
United Kingdom