About Us

About us

This website which has been launched to publicise the availability of assistance that can be paid by the Department of Works and Pensions (DWP) to assist people with some extra costs caused by long term ill-health or disability if you are aged between 16-64.

This website has been launched by a group of Health Professionals including Medical Doctors, Nurses, Accredited Counsellors, Graduate Psychologists and Mental Health Support Workers who currently work in a variety of health and third sector agencies including Addictions UK – the leading provider of home-based addictions treatment in the United Kingdom.

The main purpose of this site is to provide information to help you understand and complete the PIP assessment..

Addictions UK Addiction Support

Addictions UK was established by a group of recovering addicts, alcoholics and carers in 2002. Our aim and purpose is to bring recovery to others, especially by means of home-based treatment. We are now the leading provider of Home-Based Addictions Treatment in the United Kingdom.Our colleagues include Doctors and Nurses, Accredited Counsellors and Graduate Psychologists. We work to support Families, Friends and Carers as well as working with addicts. Our “Families and Friends” support team all have active experience of addiction within their own families.

  • We continue to work and actively market our services to Public Sector organisations, Occupational Health Workers, Insurance Companies, Employers and Self-Funding individuals.
  • Our staff members are located throughout the UK and in associate projects abroad.
  • For Detox at Home and Addiction Treatment we use medically qualified staff, supported by accredited counsellors and psychotherapists.
  • We are committed to serving our clients and respecting their wellbeing in every way.
  • For further information please see our main website on www.addictionsuk.com