South East Support Groups


West Sussex County Council

Contact name

Penny Jenkins, Families and Friends Project, Drug and Alcohol Action Team

Contact Telephone number

The Families and Friends Project on 0300 028 8888
The PATCHED helpline is open 7 days a week from 10am to 10pm on 0800 085 4450

Contact email

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Who is the group for?

People affected by someone else's drinking or drug use, including family and friends carers

Where does the group meet?

There is a support group that meets in Southwick once a month. There are also the following drop-ins:

The Place drop in - Worthing
24 Marine Place
Worthing (next to the Yoga Centre)
Anytime between 5.30 and 7pm every Tuesday

Park Barn drop in - Horsham
North Street, Horsham (behind New Park House)
Anytime between 5.30 and 7pm on the 1st and 3rd
Tuesday in the month

The Hub drop in - Bognor
The Hub Community Centre, on the corner of  Queensway, Canada Grove, Bognor
Anytime between 1.00 and 2.30pm every Thursday lunchtimes

The Orchard drop in - Crawley
Gleneagles Court, Brighton Road
Southgate, Crawley
Anytime between 12.30 and 2.00pm on Monday lunchtimes

Friends and Family Support - Southwick
The Corner House, 45 Southwick Street
(opposite Southwick Community Centre and Barn Theatre)
Meet on the first Thursday of every month, from 7.30 - 9.00pm