What is this service?
Drug and Alcohol Services, Substance Misuse
If you are aged 21 or under, or are a parent or carer of someone aged 21 or under, you can contact Early Break.
The team can offer advice and information over the phone or can arrange an appointment to meet on a one-to-one basis.
Interventions include specialist harm reduction and relapse prevention, psycho-social support and targeted early intervention. The Service has been an innovative provider of interventions into young people's substance related needs since 1994 through:
A clear person-centred ethos in which all workers, clients, parents and partners are valued and shown respect.
Early intervention through proactive outreach and special projects in collaboration with partner agencies.
Specialist substance misuse screening and assessments with young people and families.
Alternative therapy provision for young substance users: Acupuncture, Electro Stimulation Therapy, Aromatherapy and Massage Access to a GP with Special Interest, for young people using substances.
Innovative treatment interventions through jointly negotiated treatment plans with clients.
Development and implementation of the Family Centred Time model where Service Workers have shown considerable strength, skill and experience in working with parents/carers, who often present in crisis themselves.
High levels of investment in the training and support of its workforce.
Effective service user involvement, giving young people a say in the services they receive and listening to their ideas for service development.
Who is it for?
Young people living in Rochdale aged under 21 yearsEarly Break Water Street, Off Drake Street OL16 1TL Rochdale United Kingdom
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