Thurrock Family, Carer & Service User Involvement Service

Thurrock Family, Carer & Service User Involvement Service

c/o Addaction Visions
65/67 Orsett Road
RM17 5HJ
01375 898 648
07880 039577
Services offered:
  • Community support
    • Service User involvement

Project Coordinator: Alison Pettit
Operations & Development Manager: James Gillespie
Our partners in running this service: Thurrock Drug and Alcohol Team (DAAT), Thurrock Community Drug and Alcohol Service (CDAS), OASIS

About the service

The service provides:

  • support and training to service user groups already established
  • co-ordination of service user groups and individuals
  • to gather opinion/feedback from substance users/groups, disseminate information and discuss development of Thurrock DAAT and its commissioned services
  • promote involvement and publicise ways in which service users and treatment naive can express their views on the planning and development of services – for eample, posters, comments forms, IT communication
  • effective communication with Thurrock DAAT and its strategic partners any information, comments and awareness of gaps in service
  • support of Together Operations and Development Manager
  • accompanied attendance at meetings and Service User Forums
  • help with fundraising and accessing further monies
  • support establishing local groups
  • provide ongoing training opportunities.

More information

To find out more about this service, please contact them direct.