Is/Has alcohol been a problem for you?
Alcohol abuse and addiction can have devastating effects on many aspects of your life most serious of those being your health, the physical consequences of this can be untold but the most common can be:
- Liver damage
- Stomach and intestinal ulcers
- Increased blood pressure
Any concern with your health you should seek appropriate medical advice at the earliest opportunity. In addition to any physical health problems, abuse and addiction of alcohol can have a negative impact on various things such as:
- Relationship problems
- Tension within the family
- Job difficulties
- Financial problems
- Legal issues
If you recognise that alcohol is causing you to have these problems in your life then you can read our Alcohol Addiction Leaflet
and/or Contact Us
Take our short quiz to recognise the common behaviours of someone with an alcohol problem:
Alcohol Addicition/Abuse Self Help Quiz
Do you think gambling might be a problem for you?
Often, when people think about problem gambling, they think about the loss of money and debt, but problem gambling can negatively affect many aspects of your life:
- Financial difficulties
- Relationship difficulties
- Employment problems
- Criminal offences
- Suicidal thoughts
- Feelings of isolation
- The amount of time you have available to do other things
We provide free counselling
in partnership with GamCare
for anyone affected by problem gambling across Scotland.
Do you feel you need accomodation whilst dealing with your alchohol issues?
Often the home environment can be the very stressor that increases your dependency on alchohol.
Can you provide evidence for the below referral criteria?
- A minimum of 4 weeks abstinence prior to assess-ment
- An ability to respond to support and guidance through achieving goals
- An ability to maintain an acceptable degree of social stability
- A determination to achieve independent living within the community.
If you need more information on the services we can offer then you can download our Accommodation Leaflet
and/or Contact Us