Sand Pit

WHAT IS SANDPIT – Specialist Service for Substance Misusers Under 18years old.
The service is separate from our adult services

What we try to do:

  • Information- realistic, truthful and honest
  • Advice – on safer drug use, cutting down or stopping
  • Listen- to any problems young people may have
  • Support- help make decisions
  • Practical help- benefits, housing, form filling
  • Advocacy- supporting young people and their rights
  • Respect- their choices and without judgEment
  • Stay safe- blood borne viruses, overdose, safer sex etc