CREW 2000

Crew 2000 provide information, advice and support around drug use. They neither condone nor condemn drug use and aim to reduce the risks around drug use. Crew 2000 provide a range of services to help them do this. 

Service Description

Support services include:

  • free drug counselling for people concerned about their stimulant and other drug use eg cannabis, cocaine, ecstasy or amphetamines
  • short-term counselling of six weekly sessions for people affected by another’s drug use, for example, a partner, a friend or a family member
  • complementary therapies which include mindfulness and acupuncture

There is an information and advice drop-in service at Crew 2000’s space on Cockburn street. This is open for people to drop-in for information and advice about drugs and drug use.

Other services include:

  • DJ sessions for young people who would like to learn how to DJ (Workshops take place at the drop-in shop in Cockburn Street)
  • outreach services carry out a range of harm reduction services such as providing condoms to places like pubs and creating a chill-out spaces at festivals
  • sexual health support including HIV, Hep B and Hep C testing, pregnancy testing and access to free condoms, dams and lube via the NHS Lothian C: Card service

Service Categories

Eligibility

Intended Client Groups:

  • Drug and Alcohol Users

Residency:

This service is available to residents of all parts of Edinburgh

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

Drug counselling for people aged 18 and over who use psycho-stimulants

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Contact Info. & Provider's Address

Address

32-32A Cockburn Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1PB

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9.30 am – 5.00 pm Drop-in Hours Monday - Wednesday 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm Thursday 3.00 pm - 7.00 pm Friday - Saturday 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 220 3404
Email: admin@crew2000.org.uk
Website: www.crew.scot

Facilities & Access

This service has the following facilities:

  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wheelchair access available for shop only-not office
  • Creche facilities are not available at this location.

Transport

Public Transport Information

Any bus to Princes Street, Waverley or Bridges

Lothian Buses Site for routes and timetables.

Provider's Name: CREW 2000

Type: User Group

  Crew 2000 provide information, advice and support around drug use. They neither condone nor condemn drug use and aim to reduce the risks around drug use. Crew 2000 provide a range of services to help them do this. 

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 220 3404
Email: admin@crew2000.org.uk
Website: www.crew.scot

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 9.30 am – 5.00 pm

Drop-in Hours
Monday – Wednesday 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Thursday 3.00 pm – 7.00 pm
Friday – Saturday 1.00 pm – 5.00 pm

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