Public Health  Services

Public Health is important due to aiding and prolonging life. Through the prevention of health issues, individuals can spend more of their years in good health.

Public Health helps detect health issues as early as possible and responds appropriately to avoid the development of disease.

Drug and Alcohol Service (Lambeth)

Lorraine Hewitt House

Phone number: 020 3228 1500

Hospital site: Services at other sites

Address: Lorraine Hewitt House

                12-14 Brighton Terrace

                 Brixton

                 London

                SW9 8DG

Disabled access:  Ramp to front -Lift access to all floor.

Directorate or department:  Addictions

Service type: Addictions

Treatment mode: Community

This service is for people who live in: Lambeth

NHS website

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/drug-addiction-getting-help/

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Domestic abuse or bullying

Contact the National Domestic Abuse Helpline

You can call us, for free and in confidence, 24-hours a day.

The National Domestic Abuse Helpline on 0808 2000 247 to discuss your options. We also have a range of digital resources available at refuge.org.uknationaldahelpline.org.uk and refugetechsafety.org.

Domestic abuse pocket guide https://www.basw.co.uk/system/files/resources/substance-use-and-domestic-abuse-pocket-guide.pdf

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Sexual health or teenage pregnancy

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Volunteering and careers

Volunteering increases self-confidence.

Volunteering can provide a healthy boost to your self-confidence, self-esteem, and life satisfaction. You are doing good for others and the community, which provides a natural sense of accomplishment. Your role as a volunteer can also give you a sense of pride and identity

 

Your volunteer experience shows that you can get along with others, make a commitment, and that you have the attitudes and skills employers want in a potential employee. Employers will also be able to see that you can manage your time and complete your tasks.

Advice on volunteering

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/careers-advice/advice-on-volunteering

Please Continue to Work Together and Stay Safe 

For more information about the service available in your area please contact your local GP or NHS direct 

https://www.nhs.uk/