West Lothian NHS Addiction Service

Service Details Service Information
Service name West Lothian NHS Addiction Service
Address Civic Centre
Howden Road South
Town Livingston
Postcode EH54 6FF
Telephone number 01506 282845
Fax number 01506 429883
Health board area Lothian
Local authority area West Lothian
Alcohol and Drug Partnership (ADP) area West Lothian
Catchment Area West Lothian
Type of service Statutory
Nature of service Community Based, Residential/In-Patient
Nature of Service Referrals from Any Agency, Self Referral, GP, Health Professional, Social Work, Court
Client access (please select all that apply) 16-18, 18+, Non-gender specific, Couples, Women with children, Couples with children, Men with children
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, No Appointment Required, Home Visits
Telephone helpline 01506 774674
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
Detoxification as part of the service Yes
Detoxification options Home Based Detox, Outpatient Detox, In-Patient/In-House Detox, Detox By Referral
Family services  
Family services Yes
Family services options Parent/child support, Childcare provision provided, Childcare provision referral, Carer support groups
Mental health service  
Mental health: does your service provide mental health support and advice? Yes
Mental health support options As part of the service, Joint working with relevant agencies, By referral to specialist unit
Mental health support option types Depression, Anxiety/Phobic disorder, Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Self Harming, Eating Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Psychosis, Personality disorder
Mental health interventions Yes
Mental health intervention options Assessment tool to identify mental health problems for drug users, Suicide risk assessment/prevention, Brief Interventions, Crisis Resolution, Stepped care model for pyschological therapies, Dual Diagnosis, Prescribing psychotropic medication, Screening
Prescribing service  
Prescribing Yes
Prescribing options As part of the service, By referral, Methadone, Buprenorphine, Naltrexone, Naloxone, DF118s, Benzodiazepine
Outreach service  
Outreach Yes
Outreach options Outreach Clinics
Advertise outreach? Yes
Rehabilitation and other services  
Rehabilitation and other services provided Access to supported accomodation, Advocacy, Alternate therapies e.g. acudetox, Drop-in sessions, Drug testing, Education and Training, Education and training (by referral), Engage Volunteers, Engage peer volunteers, Groupwork, Sexual Health, Structured day programme, Talks/training, Stalls at exhibitions/seminars
Residential support Yes
Residential support options Crisis intervention/support, Residential rehabilition, In-patient/In-house detox
Needle exchange available? No
Further information Needle Exchange services provided by the NEON bus.