Detoxification Services

Detox Centre (Substance Misuse Out-Patients Unit) 
The Detox Centre aims to engage individuals with a substance misuse problem in low threshold interventions whereby basic medical, social and psychological needs are assessed and the necessary assistance provided. An integral part of this service is harm minimisation and methadone maintenance to individuals with a substance misuse problem. To benefit from this service, prior referral by Sedqa’s Drugs Community Services or another agency that offers drug or alcohol services, is necessary.

Dar l-Impenn (Substance Misuse In-Patients Unit) 
This team is responsible for the provision of a safe and humane detoxification process to individuals with drug and/or alcohol problems. During their stay at Dar l-Impenn, clients may benefit from the support provided by other members of the multidisciplinary team, including key workers from our community teams. A referral from one of the Medical Officers from the Detox Centre is necessary for admission to this service.