Addaction - Liverpool: COAST - chemsex drop in


COAST is a 1:1 drop in for men having sex with men.

  • Do you use chems?
  • Which one’s your favourite?
  • Are you having a good time?

COAST is a non- judgmental, confidential support service for gay, bi and men who have sex with men. If you’re using GHB, Meow, Crystal, ket, coke or any other drugs during sex then get in touch. We provide mental health and wellbeing support, education about using chems more safely and can provide information about safer injecting and other useful services in Liverpool.

We won’t judge you, your chem use or the type of sex you have. Contact Peter or Sam for a chat or email us for an appointment or more information.

Drop-in clinic:

  • Mondays 5pm to 7.00pm - Armistead Centre (click), Hanover Street, Liverpool
  • Thursday 3pm to 6.30pm - GUM clinic, Royal Liverpool Hospital (click)

1 to 1 appointments are also available. We can meet you at various venues in Liverpool including the Armistead centre, Sahir House, Liverpool Royal GUM clinic or any other location to suit you.

Our working hours are flexible to fit around your needs.

See the poster at the bottom of this page.

Service Details

Service Type:
Drug / Alcohol
What groups of people is this for?:
  • People with substance misuse issues
  • People with a dual diagnosis (mental health and alcohol/drug use)
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people
What age groups is this for?:
  • 18+
What areas of the city is this for?:
  • People from anywhere in the city
How can I access this service?:
Call, text or email to arrange a 1:1 session. Drop-in to a GUM session. Can be referred from other agencies if needed. Contact us and a referral form can be sent out.
When is this service open?:
Drop in - see the main description. Flexible meeting places/times available depending on the individual.
How much will it cost me?:
No charge
Will I have to wait to access this?:
Your call will be returned asap, usually within 48 hours. Appointments can be arranged dependent on need.
Can I bring someone with me?:
You are welcome to bring someone with you although we may ask to see you on your own during session. Please do not bring children with you as we have no facilities for them while you are being seen.
Disabled access:
Wheelchair access available at all venues. Meeting places can be arranged to suit client need. Parking availabiilty depending on the venue.
Is translation or interpreting available?:
Language line available.
DBS checks:
Staff are DBS checked.
Professional accreditation or registration:
NMC – both registered RMNs.
Social media:

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Council Area:
  • Liverpool


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This page was last updated on 20 February 2019

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This page was last updated on 20 February 2019


Contact Details

Contact Name:
All enquiries to Sam or Peter
Addaction Recovery Centre, 4 Roscoe Street, Liverpool, L1 2SX
Sam 07790 560085 | Peter 07790 560039

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