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Drug Services

Drug Services for adults in Torbay are provided by two organisations:

Torbay Primary Care Drugs Service (Torbay Care Trust)

Walnut Lodge
Walnut Road
Chelston
Torquay
TQ2 6HP
Tel: 01803 604330
Fax: 01803 604359
We are a statutory (NHS) provider of drug treatment. The team of consists of nurses, social workers and addiction counsellors, as well as two GPs with Special Interest in substance misuse who work alongside 27 GPs across Torbay. We provide either substitute medication (methadone and buprenorphine/subutex) or psychosocial treatments alongside a range of care-planned interventions to drug users assessed as having mild to moderate needs with a drug dependency.
We offer 'Open Access Sessions' for self referral into drug treatment with no requirement to book appointments. Concerned others can also attend these sessions for information and advice at the following venues:
LocationDayTime
Room 35
Paignton Hospital
Church Street
Paignton
TQ3 3AG
Tuesdays
'one to one'
Initial assessment for drug treatment,
advice & information.
10am to 12 noon
'Appointment by Arrangement'
(Paignton & Brixham)
To book please call 01803 604341
or call/text 07825027845
Tuesdays
‘one to one’
Initial assessment for drug treatment,
advice & information.
Appointments availabe from
1pm to 4pm
Various venues
Shrublands House
8 Morgan Avenue
Torquay
TQ2 5RS
Wednesdays
'one to one'
Initial assessment for drug treatment,
advice & information.
3pm to 7.30pm
'Appointment by Arrangement'
(Torquay)
To book please call 01803 604341
or call/text 07825027845
Fridays
'one to one'
Initial assessment for drug treatment,
advice & information.
Appointments availabe from
9.30am to 4pm
Various venues

Torbay Specialist Substance Misuse Service

Shrublands House
8 Morgan Avenue
Torquay
TQ2 5RS
Tel: 01803 291129
Fax: 01803 215601
Advice, treatment, information and support for alcohol and drug users, their families, and friends. Includes prescribing, counselling, and onward referral to other agencies or rehabilitation centres. Referral via Torbay Primary Care Drugs Service (Torbay Care Trust).



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