Recovery Projects

Recovery Projects are available across Derbyshire are available to help you on your road to recovery from substance use.

These are projects, funded directly either by Derbyshire County Council or Derbyshire Recovery Partnership, and set up to support people in recovery in Derbyshire.

Please see below the list of Recovery Projects in Derbyshire below and how to contact them.

Other support

There is also other support available on the 'other support' section of the website, which aims to provide a list of organisations across Derbyshire who can provide other types of support for people in recovery such as homeless charities, volunteering opportunities, leisure opportunities, financial support, etc! 

If you need more information please email us

Drug and Alcohol Recovery Projects in Derbyshire

You can select a region from the dropdown below

RISE Employability Programme - The Zink Project

The RISE project supports people in recovery into jobs, education or training.

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Growing Lives - Derventio Housing Trust

Growing Lives provides a combination of skill-building and learning activities with personalised support to help people in recovery develop their social networks, improve their wellbeing and move closer to education, training and employment.

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Veteran Led Recovery Connections | STAND TO part of Derbyshire Addictions Advice Service

We offer opportunities for anyone in recovery from alcohol or substance use, in treatment, or attending another recovery support project, to engage in a range of social and physical activities across Derbyshire. Veteran Led Recovery Connections provides veteran-to-veteran support, befriending and recovery activities for ex-armed forces who have experienced alcohol or substance use problems. STAND TO is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our veteran community.

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Connections | Honey Hope Farm CIC

Connections is a unique blend of outdoor living, bushcraft, bee keeping, animal interactions and therapeutic gardening, all mixed with peer support and a safe space.

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Your Choices Matter Project - Elastic FM

The Your Choices Matter programme has been designed to adopt a 360-degree approach to support people in recovery from alcohol and substance abuse. The name of the programme is highly pertinent. The choices that all human beings make have consequences. By ensuring a collection of more conscious and carefully deliberated decisions (each waken hour and day) people can find a more positive place in their personal and work life.

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Recovery Together Project - Kelsey Family CIC

Kelsey Family CIC delivers family based recovery activity boxes, family health and well-being activities, family recovery coaching, family retreat space and breathing space for those in recovery commencing their journey out of treatment.

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Peak Performance: Road to Recovery - Global Adventure Missions

Peak Performance: Road to Recovery is a new project by Global Adventure, using various outdoor activities to help improve the mental and physical health and wellbeing of participants. With activities ranging from campfire cooking to bushcraft to hiking and abseiling, we will have something for everyone to enjoy alongside the fresh air and camaraderie of trusted individuals.

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Pathways to Recovery Project - Pathways of Chesterfield

Throughout our work we support people at all different stages of their recovery journey, and we wanted to offer more, to both help people start their journey and make it more possible. Trying to make changes is always daunting and even more so if you are homeless. No matter where you are in your recovery journey there is something with the Pathways to Recovery project for you.

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Chesterfield FC Community Trust - A Spire Right

A Spire Right is a substance misuse recovery program that is designed to help people who have/had alcohol and/or drug misuse in their lives.

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Derby County Community Trust - Active Choices

Active Choices provides support to individuals recovering from alcohol and substance misuse. The aim of the programme is to support in the recovery and community reintegration of service users who are committed to working towards remaining abstinence. It provides a relapse prevention programme and enables people accessing the programme to lead less chaotic lives. The programme aims to promote social inclusion, improve health and wellbeing and reduce stigma.

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Recovery Through Nature - Shipley Park Project

Recovery Through Nature - Shipley Park Project

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South Derbyshire CVS - Future Focus Project

Future Focus is designed to provide recovering individuals from across the whole of South Derbyshire, with opportunities to secure AIM accredited/assured qualifications to support their confidence and self-esteem.

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Home Start Erewash - Nurturing Recovery Project

Home-Start Erewash is dedicated to empowering parents to provide their children with the best possible start in life. Support will include, Home-Start home visiting support, Connection Café, Embrace Groups and six weekly specialist mindful group activities allowing parents in recovery and their children to connect.

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Rhubarb Farm - Rhubarb Recovery Project

Rhubarb Farm is a horticultural social enterprise. The farm's aims are to support people to change their lives for the better, and help them to develop confidence, resilience, new skills, and knowledge. Throughout the Rhubarb Recovery Project you will be supported by Recovery Lead, Ben, and our Mental Health trained support workers. You will have the opportunity to do many different and varied roles and hopefully pick up some new hobbies and interests along the way.

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Family Interventions Support - Derbyshire Addictions Advice Service

We understand that whether someone is seeking support or is in recovery from an alcohol or substance use problem, there may still be challenges for those who are close to them. Our Family Interventions Worker, who has lived experience knows how difficult it can be to navigate recovery alongside a loved one. Fears of relapse, treading on eggshells, fear for the future and the stability of the family unit are some of the difficulties to face. Our family interventions support project provides advice and support to help you work through the difficulties and meet others who are experiencing similar concerns.

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Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services in Derbyshire

Derbyshire Recovery Partnership offers lots of  support through groups, one-to-one chats and activities together with a specialist prescribing programme for people who need it. The service works with all levels of drug and alcohol misuse, as well as supporting people affected by another person’s drug use (family, friends and carers).

If you are at the point where you need treatment and support with stopping or reducing your alcohol or drug use, or just some advice on how to use more safely, get in touch with Derbyshire Recovery Partnership.

If you live in Derby your treatment service is Derby Substance Misuse Service. To find out more click here for details.