Help & Support

There is always ‘help and support’, sometimes it is just knowing where to look for it. Within these pages we contain a whole list of information and various supports, if you can’t find what you are looking for, ask ‘Chemical Bob’ our friendly robot and you can ask an ‘open’ or ‘closed’ question and we can point you in the right direction.

  • Support In Perth & Kinross

    Perth & Kinross has a wide range of services that offer support around addiction, this varies from the Statutory Services, like the Social Work Drug and Alcohol Team and the NHS Drug Problem Service, through to the 3rd Sector such as Barnardos Hopscotch, for young people, to mutual aid groups like AA, NA and Smart Recovery. There is Carer Support provided by EPICS and mental health Services provided by MindSpace and PLUS. Importantly church based services exist such as CATH (Church Action for Homeless) to YMCA for young people. There is also support offered by AndysManClub which has developed in Perth & Kinross.

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    If you want the answers any questions, some samples are provided you can e-mail Chemical Bob and the questions can be answered. Now we are aware that in this social media era, that you might find answers that suit what you want, we will provide the answers based on the up-to-date scientific knowledge that we have.

    Knowledge may change over time, but be careful there exists chat rooms and information that exists that might not be factual or is designed to make you want to purchase specific drugs. Just look at the adverts for alcohol, no overweight people or fighting in the street, it is just happy people having a laugh with the lads or girls, they are all friends that stick together, no arguments or disagreements or social media video’s of last nights behaviour.

  • Chemical Bob answers your Questions

    Chemical Bob is our robot friend who will help us navigate the site, he will answer questions that you might ask, he might respond with advice around who you might contact, if the issue is personal and if a general information question this can be answered on-line to share with others. No one will ever be identified or names put on-line, he will answer all relevant questions, it is designed to ask questions that you are not sure about.

  • Ask Chemical Bob

    This is Chemical Bob, he is here to help answer any questions that you might have around alcohol or drugs. He can put you in contact with National and Local Services or just answer a questions about an area you might still wish further information on.

  • Effects of Sex and Drugs!

    Having Sex while under the influence of ‘Alcohol and/or Drugs’ can have unplanned effects after the event, be careful plan your nights out and if you do have sex with the help of substances, please be aware that there is advice available.