Change Grow Live (CGL)


Cheshire East Drug and Alcohol Service is a free and confidential service for adults, people involved in the criminal justice system, families, carers and affected others in Cheshire East. They offer a young persons service which supports those under the age of 18 with drug or alcohol issues. 

CGL offer a range of opportunities including workshops, brief interventions, structured groups and one-to-one key working sessions. CGL have needle exchanges at their fixed sites, where you can also receive harm reduction advice, blood borne virus testing (including HIV and Hep C), naloxone training and access to other services.

CGL drug and alcohol recovery teams are based across the Cheshire East and include doctors, recovery coordinators, nurses, recovery champions, peer mentors and volunteers. Part of the Cheshire East delivery partnership includes working collaboratively with Emerging Futures and Recovery Works to provide a wider offer for service users and their families.


Referral Form

If you would like to refer yourself or someone else to the Cheshire East Drug and Alcohol Service you can call, email or visit the service in person during open access times.

You can also complete our referral form in advance and either email it to CGL or bring it with you when you visit the service.


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Wistaston Academy

Moreton Road, Crewe, Cheshire CW2 8QS

Dominique Griffiths: Principal

01270 910500