Please click here for the 2020 service schedule for Drug and Alcohol services in Sheffield.
Welcome to Sheffield Drugs and Alcohol Co-ordination Team
If you would like a confidential discussion about yours or someone else’s level of drinking or drug use please contact 0114 305 0500
Sheffield operates a needle exchange programme which allows injecting drug users to receive clean injecting equipment and return used equipment which can be disposed of safely. Offering a needle exchange programme is recognised as an effective method to reduce harm.
Mutual Aid Groups
Please click here for details of mutual aid groups.
About the DACT
Sheffield Drug and Alcohol/Domestic and Sexual Abuse Co-ordination Team (DACT) is a strategic team that works for Sheffield City Council. It sits in People Portfolio of the council, is part of Public Health, and works as a member of the Safer and Sustainable Communities Partnership which includes representatives from Health, the Local Authority, Probation and the Police. The DACT is responsible for translating the Government’s national strategies on drugs and alcohol, and domestic and sexual abuse, into action. It is also responsible for implementing the organisation’s strategy and policy responses to these issues, and commissioning treatment and support services.
How to contact the DACT team
If you would like to speak to the DACT rather than find treatment options please call 0114 2736851 or Email Us.
Nitrous Oxide, also known as NOS or whipping canisters, are most typically used by young people age 16-24. A selection of resources has been put together for professionals, parents of nitrous oxide users and services users to give more information about the drug.
For information about what the drug is, the effect it has, the legal position, the harm it may cause and the support that is on offer, please see the below information.
All Sheffield Treatment Services are still operating but please call before attending:
DRUGS: 0114 305 0500
ALCOHOL: 0114 305 0500
CRIMINAL JUSTICE: 0114 305 0500