West Berkshire Council

Young Peoples Drug and Alcohol Service: The Edge

Help and advice about drugs and alcohol for young people

The Edge offers a non-judgemental and confidential service for young people up to the age of 18, who have drug or alcohol concerns, living in West Berkshire.

How does The Edge help young people?

The service:

  • provides support, information and advice for young people in a friendly setting
  • raises awareness of drug and alcohol issues to minimise harm
  • works with young people to offer a user-friendly and open-door service across West Berkshire
  • offers a range of projects and programmes to assist young people and their families in making positive changes

Referring a person to The Edge

If you, or someone you know, needs help from the Edge, please contact them.

If you are a professional and you want to refer a young person to the service, please complete doc icon The Edge Referral form [482kb] and also pdf icon The Edge Screening tool [80kb].