Croydon Young People's Substance Misuse Service

Croydon Young People's Substance Misuse Service

Your intergrated drug and alcohol services across Croydon

Croydon Young People's Substance Misuse Service is your single drug and alcohol service offering support to young people across the borough.

We understand that drugs or alcohol can affect many parts of your life.

At Turning Point, we get to know you as a person, to understand exactly what you need to turn your life around.

We work together with a number of local organisations to make sure someone is there to support you.

For Croydon Recovery Network please click here.

Who we support

Turning Point operates the Croydon Young People's Substance Misuse Service from locations across the borough. Services will be delivered by Turning Point, Air Sports, Croydon Voluntary Action and Breaking Free Online providing an integrated drug and alcohol service. 

Croydon Young People's Substance Misuse Service is for anyone under 18 in Croydon with a drug or alcohol issue.

Our service also provides support for families and friends of someone using drugs or alcohol. You can get further support here.


What do we do?

At the Croydon Recovery Network there is something for everyone, no matter what your situation is. An Individual Recovery Plan will be created with you from a range of services we provide.

  • Computer-based guided self-help
  • Improved health and wellbeing through physical activity
  • Support with housing and benefits
  • Outreach workers
  • 1 to 1 keyworking
  • Access to counselling
  • Variety of evidence based group work programmes
  • Opiate substitue prescribing
  • Support with mental and physical health issues
  • Access to Mutual Aid, Peer Mentoring, Peer Education and volunteering programmes
  • Access to education, training, volunteering and employment oppotunities
  • Leaflets in other languages.

Our Partners

AIR Sports Breaking Free Online Croydon Voluntary Action