Alcohol and Drug Addiction

Find the University Counselling Service information sheets on drugs and alcohol here.

National Drug Helpline
0800 776600

Alcoholics Anonymous

0845 769 7555 (24hrs)
Alcholics Anonymous hold regular group meetings. They have a helpline: calls are charged at a local rate and lines are open 24hours a day, every day.

Merlin Helps Students: Information on Drinking and Alcoholism

The Bridge Project (Drug Advice Centre)
152-154 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3LP
01223 214614 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm)

Confidential advice, information and counselling for illegal drug users and their families.
Drop-in service is available each weekday afternoon. Needle exchange Monday-Friday, 2-4pm.

Talk To Frank
0800 77 66 00 (24hrs)
Textphone: 0800 917 8765
Offers advice and information about drugs. You can call 24 hrs a day, every day – calls from landlines are free and will not show up on your phone bill.

Disclaimer: Whilst CUSU Women’s Campaign has been careful to check the suitability of these organisations as contact points for students, it cannot be held responsible for the work or advice of any external organisation. Neither should this list be treated as exhaustive.