South East Recovery Service - Edinburgh

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The way you get support from us will be different for a while, but we are still here. We’ll do everything we can to help you stay safe. Things are still changing, so keep checking this page and our national coronavirus info page for updates.

You can call us on 01316 615 294 or email [email protected].

If your worker isn’t available, please give us a call on the main service number. We’re answering calls between 08:30 and 16:30 on weekdays, with out-of-hours/weekend callback.

Updates to the service:

  • Our service is running and we offer phone support, online groups as well as a limited number of face-to-face appointments.
  • Please call us for needle exchange or naloxone supplies. We can drop these off at your home. 
  • Take a look at our alcohol advice page for more support.
  • Our groups won’t be running as usual for a while but we are starting to set up some online groups – please call the service for details. You can also access Breaking Free Online (call the service for an access code if you don’t already have a login) and find online groups and support options on our coronavirus info page.

Find the latest information on coronavirus from the NHS Scotland and Gov.Scot.

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How we can help

We are here to support you. We help anyone in South East Edinburgh who is struggling with drug or alcohol problems and wants help moving forward with their recovery.

We will work with you, your family and the local community to prevent and reduce harm, promote recovery and challenge stigma.

Find us

  • 13 Newtoft Street
    Edinburgh EH17 8RG

Opening times

  • Monday08:30 - 16:30
  • Tuesday08:30 - 16:30
  • Wednesday08:30 - 16:30
  • Thursday08:30 - 16:30
  • Friday08:30 - 16:30
  • SaturdayClosed
  • SundayClosed

Drop-in times

If you would like to access our service please call us on 0131 661 52 94 for a phone drop-in. Phone drop-in is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 9:30 and 15:30.

Contact us

If you'd like to find out more about what we do and how we can help you, please do get in touch. You can phone us on the number below. Don't forget to follow us on social media so you can see what we're up to in the service.

Phone: 0131 661 52 94

Advice and support

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We'll listen to your needs and tailor your plan to suit you.

Contact us to find out how we can help
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Support for others

If you’re worried about someone else we can talk to you about the best way to support them.

Advice for friends and family

Your first visit

When you arrive at the service for the first time, a friendly member of our team will greet you. They'll help you fill out a form for new people and talk to you about how we can help you.