Alcohol Services: Sheffield Treatment and Recovery Team

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The service is based at Sidney Street but is registered with the Care Quality Commission at Trust Headquarters, Fulwood House.

The Alcohol Service offers assessment, support and interventions to those aged 18yrs+ experiencing problems with alcohol with the aim to either reduce alcohol intake or to become abstinent. A range of treatment options are offered once a comprehensive assessment has been completed including specialist prescribing and psycho-social interventions (PSI).

The service eligibility and selection criteria is available here: Alcohol Service.

Download the service leaflet: Alcohol Services Leaflet.

Guidelines for community alcohol detoxification

Guidelines for prescribing acamprosate in Sheffield

Antabuse Leaflet

Operating hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 9-5pm

Thursday: 12noon-8pm

How is the service accessed?

Individuals can self-refer either by telephoning for an appointment or by drop-in to Sidney Street.  Individuals who self-refer by drop-in will be assessed there and then.  A referral can also be made by any professional such as a GP, social worker, pharmacist or probation worker.

Contact details

Sheffield Alcohol Services, 44 Sidney Street (Matilda Street entrance), Sheffield, S1 4RH

Tel: (0114) 3050500

Fax: (0114) 3050552


Adele Rowett and Mike McCrave