Woking Safe Haven closed this evening – Wednesday1st March 2022

We have plumbing issues at our Woking Safe Haven premises so we will be closed on the evening of 1st  March 2022. Virtual support is still available & other locations remain open. Please keep checking our social media channels for any further updates. For more information, please visit: www.catalystsupport.org.uk/safe-havens/ READ MORE

Ready for a Challenge? Lockdown Fundraising for Catalyst

Would you like to help us raise some much needed funds and give yourself a challenge? Whether you need some motivation to get active and fit or are feeling fed up that your training regime will go to waste due to a cancelled event – we have a challenge for everyone in mind. We all READ MORE

GDPR is here!

Catalyst is required to collect and process relevant personal and sensitive personal data regarding its clients, staff, volunteers and trustees as part of the operation of the work it does supporting the wellbeing of people with alcohol, drug and mental health issues. We regard the lawful and correct treatment of personal information as of the READ MORE

Help and Support

If you often become overwhelmed by stress, these feelings could start to be a problem for you. Consider talking to a professional if: Your distress leads to dangerous thoughts or behaviour, such as considering suicide or physically harming your body. If you are having suicidal thoughts call the Samaritans on 116 123. If you have READ MORE

Catalyst run the Surrey Half

On Sunday 11th March Team Catalyst took on a superb running challenge and ran the Surrey Half Marathon and 5K. The team did a fantastic job at representing Catalyst in their lovely bright running vests. Well done Gilly, Rose, Keely plus daughter and son on completing the 5K – it was an early 8am start READ MORE

Follow and Tweet us @CATALYSTethos from now on……

  We have recently changed our twitter username to @CATALYSTethos  so please tweet and follow us here for all the latest information. There is a reason behind this change. Haydn, our former CEO, made the suggestion as he wanted a name that said something about our organisation. In memory of Haydn the name @CATALYSTethos was suggested to reflect our vision and READ MORE

Best wishes from Catalyst for a peaceful Christmas and New Year!

* CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR CONTACT* We will be closed on Monday 2nd January 2017. Please leave a message on 01483 590 150 or call Surrey Drug and Alcohol Care – a 24 hour manned confidential help line giving support and information to drug and alcohol users – on 0808 802 5000.  In the event of an READ MORE


Could the amount you drink be affecting your health? Many of us like to unwind with a quick beer or a glass of wine in the evening but if you’re not careful the occasional glass in the evening can turn into two or three glasses most days. It’s Alcohol Awareness Week from 14-20 November – READ MORE

Friday Night is Music Night

Catalyst’s regular / irregular music group of staff, volunteers and past clients, The Banned, were recently invited to provide some musical entertainment for a couple of hours at the local NHS Rehab Centre, Windmill House in Chertsey. From their growing repertoire, they went for three great standards :  “Unchain My Heart”, Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition” and “Sweet READ MORE