Drugaid is working in partnership with SMART Recovery UK (  to deliver mutual aid and peer support groups.  The groups are run by ex-service users who have completed a training course run by SMART Recovery UK and the focus is on peer support and helping each other.

Regular groups are being held in:

  • Swansea office
  • The Next Step, Pontypridd
  • The Phoenix, Caerphilly
  • The Lighthouse, Pontypool
  • Allied House, Haverfordwest office
  • Parish Hall, Llanelli
  • No 25, Aberystwyth

Drugaid runs Smart groups during the day, evenings and weekends in certain areas

Two Drugaid staff members in every area are SMART Recovery champions.

Choices West also runs a SMART Recovery group for young people under the age of 18 years.

The Wales Co-ordinator for SMART Recovery groups is Leigh Proctor.  Leigh’s contact email is: