Residential Rehab

The Residential Rehabilitation programme is for people with substance misuse issues.  It provides assessment, preparatory work and ongoing support.

Referrals can be made through attending a triage drop-in clinic or through other appropriate services.

To apply for residential rehabilitation you are required to meet the following criteria.

You must have:


There are 3 elements to the service:

1. Assessment and preparatory

Where FIRST will look at:


2. Detoxification

This involves inpatient residential detoxification for 6 weeks, followed by a 20 week residential rehabilitation programme.

Places are purchased from one of our external providers and is selected on the particular needs of the individual.


3. Community rehabilitation

You will receive

On completion of the programme you will receive ongoing support from one of FIRST‘s Rehabilitation Workers. You will also have access to a wide range of after care.