Grip Club Drugs

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Support for patients dealing with the problems associated with club drugs. Services available include:

  • individual drug counselling
  • group work
  • specialist evening clinic
  • assessment and advice with mental health professionals
  • needle exchange
  • blood tests for HIV and Hepatitis
  • free vaccination for Hepatitis A and B
  • access to residential drug treatment
  • access to GBL support
  • peer support

The Grip Group service is also available every Wednesday, 18:00–19:30. Located at The Margarete Centre. Referral needed – GP or self-referral by emailing: grip@nhs.net.

For information on specialist drug treatment service, click here.


Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

18+ residents of Camden and Islington who use club drugs, including:

  • Mephedrone
  • Methamphetamine
  • Crystal
  • GBL/GHB
  • Cocaine
  • Ketamine
  • Legal Highs
  • MDMA
  • Ecstasy
  • LSD
  • Steroids

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

Letter

This form can be sent by: Email

e: GRIP.Clinic@nhs.net

Self-referral

Self-referral by email.


e: grip.clinic@nhs.net


General Contact Details

t: 020 3317 6000

e: grip.clinic@nhs.net

w: https://www.candi.nhs.uk/services/grip-club-drugs-service