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    Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

    Click here to see what support is available over the festive period.
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    Alcohol Awareness Week 2017

    It's Alcohol Awareness Week from 13th - 19th November. Click here for more details
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    Professionals Open Day

    Are you a local Professional interested in how our service works? Click here for details of our upcoming Open Day
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    Volunteers Week

    We've been celebrating all the hard work of our Volunteers & Peer Mentors - click here to find out more.
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    Tonbridge Office Update

    Have you seen the bulletin about our Tonbridge office? Click here to find out more.
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    Worried about drugs or alcohol?

    The West Kent Drug & Alcohol Wellbeing Service can support you to make changes.

Welcome to West Kent Drug & Alcohol Wellbeing Service

We are the local provider of adult drug and alcohol services in West Kent, and are part of the national social care and health charity change, grow, live (CGL).

Our service offers a wide range of support to meet the substance misuse needs of individuals living within the districts of Dartford, Gravesham, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge & Malling and Tunbridge Wells.

For the public

  • Home Visits
  • Drop-ins (Open Access)
  • Outreach services
  • Opiate substitute prescribing
  • Community alcohol detoxification
  • Keyworking
  • Counselling
  • Group work
  • Peer support
  • Computer access
  • Family and friends support
  • Criminal justice interventions including Drug Interventions Program
  • Referral to inpatient detoxification
  • Referral to residential rehab
  • Needle exchange
  • Hepatitis testing and immunisation

For Professionals

  • Consultation
  • Assessment
  • Advice on medical and psychosocial interventions
  • Education and training
  • Support and liaison
  • Joint working
  • Discussion
  • Professional placements

Recovery Stories

Peer Mentors provide positive role models and active support for those who are on their road to recovery. They are available to help individuals to consider their options and supporting them to achieve their goals.

Check out what others had to say about the service and how it helped them by clicking here.

News and Views

Current News and Views across CGL