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Take Control

Advice and information about the effects and risks of alcohol and drugs. Find out how you can take control by reducing the harm they cause you.

Make Changes

Whether you're thinking about cutting down or quitting, find out how we can support you to make those changes.

Build Recovery

Find out how to build your recovery, whether you are looking for ways to boost your confidence or for opportunities to build upon your skills.

  • 1745
    Monthly average number of visits to our Central Walk-in centre.
  • 2093
    Monthly average number of engagements for free advice, support and resources.
  • 4152
    Annual number of individuals who engaged with our services in 2017.

Latest Events & News

  • Recovery Orchestra Fundraiser

    An evening of live music from local musicians, helping to fundraise for Bristol's new Recovery Orchestra. Read more

  • Behind The Scenes | Club Drugs

    Discover how we are reacting to the changing face of New Psychoactive Substances and how we have been working with festivals and night clubs. For professionals and students to find out more about our work and the shape of drugs in Bristol. Read more

  • Behind The Scenes | Children & Families

    Find out how we support young people around their own or a parent's alcohol or drug use. Read more

  • Bristol Pride 2019

    Another great year had at Bristol Pride, where our team were loud and proud raising awareness of our dedicated LGBT+ support. Read more

  • St Pauls Carnival 2019

    BDP's outreach team enjoy another exciting St Paul's Carnival, meeting the local community and providing harm reduction resources. Read more

  • Bristol Needle Exchange Anniversary

    Bristol celebrates 32 years of Needle Exchanges in Bristol. We catch up with Exchange Supplies to find out how they've been supporting 25 pharmacies across Bristol to support injecting drug users to reduce harm. Read more