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The Liverpool Community Alcohol Service (LCAS) works in local communities across Liverpool. Around 75 clinics are held each week at easily accessible sites such as GP surgeries. You can ask your GP or any other health or social care professional you are involved with to refer you into services or you can self refer.
LCAS brings together the skills and knowledge of specialist qualified alcohol nurses and alcohol health workers to deliver a recovery focused service to those struggling with their alcohol intake.
The service includes:
- Advice and guidance on your drinking and the help available to you
- Assessments and triage
- Community based alcohol detoxification programmes and referral for inpatient treatment
- Brief intervention sessions
- Onwards referral to specialist services.