The Sanctuary

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The Sanctuary provides services to people who are recovering alcoholics, their families and their friends.  They provide tailored care plans, support, information and further development for service users in order for them to gain a full, enjoyable and active life within recovery. There is a telephone service throughout the week but no telephone service on Saturday's

Description of service and support

Services include:

A high quality service to people who are in recovery primarily from alcohol and secondary drug use through the 12 step model;

Support to recovering alcoholics, their family members and friends;

Further development for service users in order for them to gain a full, enjoyable and active life within recovery through self knowledge, personal development, training, volunteer opportunities, education, training and employment;

Working in partnership with other organisations in order to provide a full and holistic care plan to clients, or referral on to other agencies that may be more appropriate for their needs;

Providing information about alcoholism and surrounding issues in order to raise awareness to individuals, professionals and other organisations;

The Sanctuary offer's care plans tailored to the needs of the individual and provides:

Educational groups such as the "Big Book Educational Group";
12 Step Discussion Groups.;
Co-dependency Groups;
One to One Counselling;
Group Counselling;
Workshops on Stress and Relaxation;
Loss and Bereavement Workshops;
Relapse Prevention Workshops;
Professional training and workshops to outside agencies;
Family and Friends Groups.

Service Opening Hours

Monday  09.00 - 16.30
Tuesday   09.00 - 16.30
Wednesday   09.00 - 16.30
Thursday  09.00 - 16.30
Friday  09.00 - 16.30
Saturday  10.00 - 13.00

Office Opening Hours

Monday   As service opening hours
Tuesday   As service opening hours
Wednesday   As service opening hours
Thursday   As service opening hours
Friday  As service opening hours
Saturday  As service opening hours
Sunday  As service opening hours
Address: The Sanctuary
588 Radford Road
Post code: NG7 7EX
Telephone: 0115 9424484
Web address:
Client group: Recovering alcoholics, their family members and friends.
Referral: Please phone 0115 9424484 to make an appointment.
Public transport: Nottingham Road 68 and 69 bus