Addictions Support and Counselling (ASC) Forth Valley (Falkirk)

Service Details Service Information
Service name Addictions Support and Counselling (ASC) Forth Valley (Falkirk)
Address 32 Vicar Street
Town Falkirk
Postcode FK1 1JB
Telephone number 01324 874969
Organisation email enquiries@asc.me.uk
Website www.asc.me.uk
Health board area Forth Valley
Local authority area Falkirk
Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP) area Falkirk
Catchment Area Forth Valley - Clackmannanshire Council, Falkirk Council and Stirling Council
Type of service Voluntary
Nature of service Community Based
Nature of Service Referrals from Any Agency, Self Referral, GP, Health Professional, Social Work, Other (please specify below)
If other Nature of Service referrals has been selected, please specify Housing Associations
Client access (please select all that apply) 16-18, 18+, Non-gender specific
Service Access  
Opening days and times Monday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Service access By Appointment, Home Visits
Substances treated/targeted  
Substances treated/targeted? Yes
Selected substances treated/targeted Heroin, Dihydrocodeine or other Opiates/Opioids, Cocaine, Amphetamine or other Stimulants, Cannabis or Synthetic Cannabinoids, Diazepam (Valium) or other Benzodiazpeines, MDMA/Ecstasy or other Empathogens, Ketamine, Methoxetamine or other Dissociatives, LSD and other Psychedelics, Solvents/volatile substances, Prescription medication, Over the counter medication
Advice and information Yes
Counselling Yes
Counselling options One-to-One, Motivational Interview, Cognitive Behavour Therapy
Rehabilitation and other services  
Rehabilitation and other services provided Education and Training, Education and training (by referral), Engage Volunteers, Engage peer volunteers, Groupwork, Structured day programme, Talks/training, Stalls at exhibitions/seminars
Criminal justice services Yes
Criminal justice services options Court reports, Throughcare/transitional care
Needle exchange available? No
Further information Addictions Support & Counselling (ASC) is a voluntary organisation working across Forth Valley providing a range of support services for people affected by substance misuse. Among the services that we currently provide are: • Information, advice and guidance • Assessment, care planning and individual support • Counselling • Structured rehabilitation group work sessions to help people with substance misuse problems gain access to educational, training, volunteering and employment opportunities.