York Drug and Alcohol Service

The York Drug and Alcohol Service is delivered in partnership with Changing Lives and Spectrum Community Health.

They offer a specialist advice service to individuals, young people, families and local communities affected by their own or someone else's substance misuse.

Drug and Alcohol Service opening times

  • Mondays and Thursdays: 9.00am to 7.30pm
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays: 9.00am to 5.00pm
  • Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays: Closed

They also provide a needle exchange service to help minimise the risk of infection.

Needle exchange opening times

  • Monday: 9.00am to 7.00pm
  • Tuesday: 9.00am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 9.00am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday: 9.00am to 7.00pm
  • Friday: 9.00am to 4.30pm

Also see

York Drug and Alcohol Service

3 Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AU

Telephone: 01904 464680


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