Help us raise funds when you shop online

We are delighted to be registered with both AmazonSmile and Easyfundraising, meaning our supporters can now help raise funds for us while shopping online. It’s a really simple process for both – if you shop via the Amazon Smile link which is exactly the same as shopping on Amazon, then Amazon will donate a percentage READ MORE

Drug and Alcohol Services – Feedback Event – 30th April 2019

As part of the partnership work of the Integrated Surrey Substance Misuse Service – i-access – Surrey and Borders Partnership, Catalyst and Public Health Surrey are holding an information feedback session on the first year of the integrated drug and alcohol services in Surrey, including the changes to detoxification services and the introduction of the READ MORE

We are 30 today!

Catalyst is delighted to celebrate its 30th birthday to-day.  30 years of helping people change and working for the wellbeing of people with alcohol, drug and mental health challenges.  There will be lots of events, fundraising and news over the coming weeks, so watch this space. READ MORE

Changes to Family and Friends Support Groups

We have recently made some changes to our Family and Friends Support groups for those affected by their loved one’s drug and alcohol use, we now offer 3 family and friends support groups across Surrey. The support and education groups we offer are as follows: Woking – 20 High Street, Xchange, Woking, GU21 6BW Bi READ MORE

We are looking for a Volunteer!

Our Head Office in Guildford is a busy place and we need some help – the admin team would love to have a new member to help them as they handle calls and referrals, meet and greet clients, counsellors and visitors, input data and keep on top of the archiving and filing.  We are flexible READ MORE

Beat The Blues Campaign #WeAreWoking

We have teamed up with #WeAreWoking to help promote overall wellbeing, not just for January but to let people know what help and support is out there.  We are excited to be part of the ‘Beat The Blues’ campaign in Woking,  aiming to improve wellbeing whilst raising awareness about mental health. The campaign and includes  READ MORE

Volunteer Group Facilitator vacancies available

We are looking for more volunteer group facilitators to run some of our Family and Friends support groups in Surrey, supporting loved ones affected by substance misuse. We need empathetic, non-judgemental people with good listening skills to facilitate regular meetings for family members, carers or people affected by drugs and/or alcohol or well-being issues. These READ MORE

We wish you all a peaceful Christmas and New Year

Our opening hours during the festive season : Monday 24th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Tuesday 25th December – CLOSED Wednesday 26th December  – CLOSED Thursday 27th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Friday 28th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Monday 31st December – READ MORE

NEW Family and Friends Timetable Out Now


The new 2019 schedule for our Family and Friends support groups is now out. To download the latest version, please click the link below: Family & Friends Group Timetable 2019 Our Family and Friends groups provide, support, guidance and advice for those who have loved ones affected by substance mis-use. To find out more, please READ MORE

We’ve been shortlisted! #KSSDarzi19

We are in the running to have a Darzi Fellow! Darzi Fellows are : * catalysts for the spread of innovation at pace and scale – improving health, generating economic growth and helping facilitate change across whole health and social care economies. * they connect regional networks of NHS and academic organisations, local authorities, the READ MORE