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SDAC Volunteers

Can you spare a minimum of five hours a fortnight to help us provide a 24 hour confidential telephone helpline for people with Drug and Alcohol problems in Surrey? You can operate the helpline from your own home, at no cost to you.

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Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care Ltd Helpline operates with a team of volunteers who come from a variety of backgrounds.

TickWe are looking for people with empathy and good listening skills who have a few hours to spare each week and an interest in volunteering.

TickDo you have a genuine interest in and concern for individuals experiencing drug and alcohol misuse, their families and friends?


We have no minimum qualifications but feel it is unlikely to suit someone under 18 years of age. Our volunteers come from a wide range of backgrounds:

  • Tickprofessionals in related work

  • Tickhave their own experience with drug and alcohol related problems, directly or indirectly;

  • Ticksimply want to help.

Full induction training is provided free to all our volunteers as the role they take is the most important work of our charity in the community. Our next training programme  will commence in the 2019 New Year:

It is held at a venue in Guildford. Help with travel expenses, free parking and lunch is provided.

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For an Application Form, please click here

  • For more information please contact Irene Basley, Co-ordinator on 07554 991055 or leave your details on our helpline on 0808 802 5000 and we’ll contact you.
  • Please return your completed application form:
  • By e- mail - training@surreydrugcare.org.uk
  • By post – SDAC Training, c/o 25, Loncin Mead Avenue, New Haw, Addlestone Surrey KT15 3NF



Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care Ltd c/o VASWS, 39 Castle Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3UQ or Email info@surreydrugcare.org.uk

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    As a registered charity, Surrey Drug & Alcohol Care services are free of charge, and the number is widely advertised in the Surrey Area. Founded in 1986, it introduced a permanent helpline service in 1987 and has been in continuous operation ever since. Between 50 and 60 volunteers active with SDAC at any time.

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    Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care Ltd (SDAC) operates a helpline open to callers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We offer help and support for anyone who is concerned about the problems that Drugs and Alcohol cause.

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