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Change, Grow, Live (CGL): Drug and alcohol service

Free confidential drug and alcohol service for all ages.

Last updated: 5 January 2022

CGL Waltham Forest is a free, safe and confidential drug and alcohol service for all residents of Waltham Forest, regardless of their age.

 Services provided are:

  • One-to-one key working
  • Group programme
  • Medical assessment for opiate substitute treatment and on-site prescribing
  • One-to-one counselling
  • Alcohol treatment (including detoxification)
  • Support for parents and carers (including counselling)
  • Advice and information
  • Harm reduction (including needle exchange, BBV testing and vaccination)
  • Family interventions and hidden harm work
  • Multiagency support with mental health, social care, hostels and other teams

You can refer yourself or someone you know.


Opening times

9:30am to 5pm
9:30am to 8pm
12:30pm to 5pm
9:30am to 8pm
9:30am to 5pm
1 Beulah Road

Walthamstow E17 9LG