RED DRUG ALERT: and AMBER DRUG ALERT
Peterborough City Council have advised:
We have been notified of 4 people admitted to Peterborough hospital between 0800 and 1130 am on 27/4/17 following a heroin overdose.
The hospital fear that there is a ‘bad batch’ of heroin. Please stay safe and if you feel unwell and suspect you may have taken contaminated heroin, call an ambulance immediately.
AMBER DRUG ALERT -Suffolk – Contaminated heroin – Please click the link for more info:
If you have any further queries, please contact Cambridgeshire DAAT 01223 699680 or Safer Peterborough Partnership 01733 863880
Therefore please be aware when purchasing particularly from a different source or if you are unsure test a small amount first.
Services that can assist with Alcohol and Drug related problems
Offices in St Neots, Huntingdon, Ely, Wisbech, Cambridge Mill Road and Arbury.
Inclusion provide adult drug & alcohol treatment services across the county of Cambridgeshire. The contract includes all community drug and alcohol treatment interventions. 1-2-1 support, Group therapy, Detoxification if required and opportunity to apply for rehabilitation services.
Self-referral service 0300 555 0101
Gainsborough Foundation Services
Huntingdon and Fenland
Gainsborough Foundation delivers an innovative recovery and support service in Huntingdonshire for people whose lives are affected by alcohol misuse.
Detoxification process and 1-2-1 Support
Peterborough and Cambridge – Telephone 111 and ask for first response
Providing a safe place for people with Mental Health issues, Dual Diagnosis Mental Health and Addiction Issues including Drugs and or Alcohol
0800 9177 650
Free calls from mobiles 24 hours help line or visit for a list of meetings in your area
Narcotics Anonymous 0300 999 1212 Line open 10am till Midnight
Cocaine Anonymous Landline Free 0800 612 0225 Mobiles Call 0300 111 2285
A national charity that offers advice, support, information and self help tools for alcohol
Talk to Frank
A support line for anyone with questions/concerns surrounding drugs.
Help, advice and support to manage alcohol intake
Support and help for alcohol
National alcohol helpline
Call 0300 123 1110 (weekdays 9am-8pm, weekends 11am-4pm)
Help and support for overcoming drug addiction
Al-Anon Family Groups
offers support to families and friends of problem drinkers.
A UK wide treatment agency that helps support people to manage the effects of drug and alcohol abuse.
A national charity helping families affected by drugs and alcohol
The National Association for Children of Alcoholics (Nacoa)
Free confidential email and telephone helpline for children of alcohol dependent parents
0800 358 3456
Apps available from the Play Store
Just for Today NA
Recovery Cafes Run by Sun Network
The Edge Café, Brookfield NHS Site, Mill Rd, CB1 3DF
Every Thursday 12-3pm
Hill Ephesus café, Market Hill, Huntingdon
Every Wednesday 12-2pm
The Countess Free Church, Ely
Every Monday 10am – 12pm