Project 6 Sheffield (formally Sheffield Alcohol Support Service)
- Alcohol, drugs & addiction
Project 6 Sheffield (formally Sheffield Alcohol Support Service (SASS))is a local charity which provides opportunities and choices for individuals, families and communities to create meaningful and sustainable change in their wellbeing.
Their Alcohol Recovery Community (ARC) offers hope, choice and opportunities for adults in or aiming for recovery (making changes to their alcohol/ substance use). ARC run a timetable of groups 6 days a week with the help of volunteers who have lived experience and are in recovery from dependency. The ARC understands recovery as more of a life change that encompasses self worth, confidence, meaningful, healthy relationships with yourself and others and wellbeing.
ARC accepts self-referrals as well as from professionals. They also provide advice and support to people concerned by someone else’s drinking. Individuals can refer to ARC through the website or by calling 0114 258 7553.
Project 6 also have a training arm called Waypoint Training who provide a range of vocational training around working with a range of vulnerable groups W: https://waypoint-training.org.uk/
Visit the Project 6 Sheffield website to find out what other services are available.
*Covid update 04/02/21: Services continue to adapt to coronavirus restrictions. Contact Project 6 directly for up-to-date info about how their service is impacted