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What we do » Buckinghamshire Open-Access Service

 

SMART are the single point of contact anyone in Buckinghamshire who is experiencing difficulties with their drinking or drug taking. 

 What help will I get from SMART?

  • Drop-in sessions, no appointment needed
  • Advice and support from an experienced worker
  • Care coordination
  • Access to structured treatment and support services
  • Support groups
  • Housing support
  • Harm reduction advice and needle exchange
  • A mentor to support you along your journey
  • Support for your family and friends
  • Referral to other support services

What does this mean for service users?

You will work with a SMART Keyworker; This person will help you to get the support you need from a range of services in the county.   All residents will access the same service regardless of whether they self refer or come via the criminal justice system.

SMART will also provide assessment and onward referral to those service users that require structured treatment, that is delivered by STARS, the Structured Treatment and Recovery Service and is provided by Inclusion in conjunction with the OASIS Partnership. The service covers all aspects of structured treatment, including both medical and psychosocial interventions.

Where will these services be delivered?

Our main base is High Wycombe, however we also run services from Aylesbury and other parts of the county.  

How can I get help?

You can contact us if you feel you need our help or would like advice for a friend or relative: