Somerville Medical Centre

69 Gorsey Lane, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH44 4AA

Telephone: 0151 638 9333

We're open

Wirral Alcohol and Drug Service (Wirral Ways to Recovery)

Wirral Ways To Recovery is a drug and alcohol service over anyone aged 18 years old and over.

Visit their website for more information HERE.

You can refer yourself or someone else for help and support HERE.

Coronavirus info

The way you get support from the service will be different for a while, but they are still here. Things are still changing, so keep checking this page, their Facebook  and Twitter.

You can call on 0151 556 1335 or email

If your key worker is not available, please give them a call on the main service number between 9:00 and 17:00. If you ring outside of those hours, please leave a message and they will get back to you as soon as they can.


Updates to the service:

  • Birkenhead hub is open from 9:00 – 17:00 on Monday to Friday.
  • Wallasey hub is open from 9:00 – 17:00 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
  • While the hub is open, they are trying to limit the number of people coming in. They will do your appointment over the phone or on Skype instead.
  • Our groups are running online. You can see the timetable on Facebook.
  • Needle exchange and naloxone are available at the Birkenhead hub and the Wallasey hub.
  • If you are new to the service, assessments can be done over the phone.



  • Birkenhead Hub, 84 Market Street, Birkenhead, CH41 6HB
  • Wallasey Hub, 151-153 Brighton Street, Wallasey, CH44 8DU

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    Early Appointments are available on a Wednesday Morning with our Practice Nurse and HCA - please book these with Reception.
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday