Overcoming Drug Addiction: Darren’s Recovery Story


Overcoming Drug Addiction: Darren’s Recovery Story – The Alcohol & Drug Service (ADS) has been transforming lives for more than 25 years. Here is one true story about Darren, a young man from Grimsby, who has battled back from addictions to drugs to reclaim his life and rebuild relationships with family. Darren was supported in his recovery by The Junction, a service which The Alcohol & Drug Service delivers in partnership with Rotherham Doncaster & South Humber NHS Foundation Trust. If you have been affected by the issues raised in Darren’s Story, call our confidential helpline on 01482 320 606. Or visit www.ads-uk.org.



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7 Responses to Overcoming Drug Addiction: Darren’s Recovery Story

  • magicwandaful says:

    It sounds like you’ve? worked really hard to turn your life around, Darren, and that you’re doing a great job – best wishes for a long, happy and positive life.

  • mcdaddybm says:

    Good man sounds like me it can be done?

  • wambam1000 says:

    What a star Darren? !

  • cheryljaynexx says:

    You’re an amazing person that deserves the best in life and thru your own good will, hard work and determination,? you’ve got there. I think about you a lot and I’m so happy for you. Well done Dazza x

  • GYsonsofgod says:

    I’ve known you all my life but never knew what was going on behind closed doors, respected u growin up down LB n STILL respect you now if not a? damn site more… 🙂 well done mate know ya fam are all real proud of you!!! Alot of love from the LB (lincoln boulevard) 😉

  • AlcoholDrugService says:

    Thanks for all the positive comments. : )?

  • zenfrogyeah says:

    Brilliant Darren, I know I don’t ‘know’ you, but really love seeing your positive posts on twitter, looking to the future. Your family must be so proud of you, and agree with lilzowie’s remarks also. Take care matey!?

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