The Woodlands

We are an inpatient unit for adults with substance misuse problems, providing detoxification from alcohol, heroin and prescribed substitute medicines such as methadone and buprenorphine.

Woodlands information guide [pdf] 932KB


Service opening hours

24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Contact us

Highbury Hospital, Highbury Road , Bulwell , Nottinghamshire, NG6 9DR
Telephone: 0115 9560 850
General email:
Referral email address:


Getting here

Our site has parking and disabled access.


Support groups


Information for health professionals

Referrals are only accepted from specialist community based drug and alcohol services from the commissioned areas identified:

  • Nottingham City
  • Derby City and County
  • Leicester City
  • Leicestershire and Rutland
  • East Riding

We also have regular referrals/pathways with:

  • Nottinghamshire
  • Lincolnshire

The Woodlands Referrer Pack 2015 [pdf] 15MB

The Woodlands referral form [pdf] 814KB. Please send completed forms to (secure email).

The Woodlands Recovery Pathway Guide [pdf] 2MB

Woodlands Manager

Rod Hudspith

Deputy Manager

Kevin Howard and Ivor Griffiths

Service commissioned by

Nottingham City Crime and Drugs Partnership

Derby City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Derbyshire County CCG


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