Prison drug and alcohol services

HMP Lewes

Lewes houses male only, convicted and remand, adult and local remand young offenders located in Lewes, East Sussex.

Forward delivers substance misuse programmes at the prison including:

Clinical services
- Medically assisted interventions provided by a nurse/doctor such as prescribing and detoxification, whose aim is to improve physical and psychological functioning, improve quality of life and support recovery.

Case management – Talking interventions provided by a keyworker/counsellor, such as relapse prevention and motivational enhancement. Can be delivered in either a group or one-to-one environment.

Living Safely - A menu of workshops offered to clients engaging with Forward integrated services, aimed at minimising drug and alcohol-related harm, providing safe coping and emotional management skills.