Non-Opiates Service

Author: Dr Olawale Lagundoye, Clinical Director, Substance Misuse Services, Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS FT

Published Date: January 2022

Date to Review: March 2023

Guidance Description: The Non-Opiates Service offer assessment, support and interventions to people using any non-opiate drug. Services include harm reduction advice, education and information ; brief interventions to support changes to drug use; psychosocial interventions or ‘talking therapies’; facilitated access to mutual aid and other recovery activities and opportunities and Needle Exchange facilities at Sidney St and from mobile services.

Referral – self or professional. An initial assessment appointment will be offered within one week.

Drop-in service available Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9am – 5pm and Thur 9am – 7pm in Sheffield City Centre at 44 Sidney St, S1 4RH.

Call 0114 272 1481

Drug & Alcohol Referral Wheel (request hard copy from Fitzwilliam Centre on 0114 30 50 500). Electronic version available at Alcohol Screening Tool website here: http://www.alcoholscreeningsheffield.co.uk/content/substance-referral