James at The Brink cafe

Community-based treatment

Liverpool Day Treatment

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Key elements of the programme

-    Assessment (by telephone or face-to-face)
-    Prison-based assessments
-    Interpersonal group therapy
-    Peer-to-peer support
-    Individual counselling
-    Relapse prevention training
-    Workshops and life-skills groups
-    Social and educational activities


Clients must have been both drug and alcohol free for a minimum of 24 hours prior to starting the programme. Supervised detoxification is not available at this location, however, clients may be referred to Clouds House, our specialist treatment centre, for medically supervised withdrawal prior to taking up a place on the programme. 

The Brink

The Brink is our award-winning, revolutionary recovery café in Liverpool’s vibrant city centre. It opened in 2011 as a safe space where people affected by drug and alcohol addiction can find help, support and access to treatment. Since opening, The Brink has become a central component of a growing and thriving community in recovery in Liverpool. Find out more.


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Please contact us if you or someone you know needs help with drug and/or alcohol addiction.

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Clouds House

Life-saving addictions treatment since 1983.

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The Brink

End-to-end support for people who want to make the transition from active addiction to long-term, stable, abstinence-based recovery.

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Abstinence-based drug and alcohol treatment funded by Essex County Council.

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