Lockdown Plan

ESRA will stay open during lockdown, but with some significant changes to the service. This is consistent with government regulations that allow in-person drug and alcohol support services. Read more

Help ESRA while you shop

Help ESRA while you do your Amazon shopping, Read more

Staying connected

We will continue calling clients to say hello, check in. and help where we can. You can of course call us on 01424 435318 during the week between 9:30am and 3:30pm. Read more

ESRA responds to Covid-19

ESRA ABCD Worker Kanna Ingleson explains how the recovery community is staying on track during the lock-down. Read more

Recovery resources

UPDATED 04 AUGUST 2020. Resources to assist people in recovery during the Covid-19 lockdown. Includes virtual fellowship meetings. Read more

MP Visits ESRA

MP for Hastings and Rye, Sally-Ann Hart (pictured far right) recently met with ESRA trustees, staff and peers at our Hastings Hub. Read more

ESRA Referrals

Please use this form for referrals into ESRA. They are send onto the relevant hub manager who will make a decision and will feed that back to the referrer. Read more

How you can help

ESRA relies on funding and support. Here are the ways that you can help. Read more

ESRA policies

UPDATED 24 April 2020: Here are all the ESRA policies and procedures, including safeguarding. Read more

Big Ideas Fund

The new round of funding is available. The panel will meet in June 2020 to make the first awards. Applications from Hailsham and Newhaven will be prioritised. Read more

Our history

ESRA was started by volunteers in 2012. We are now a registered charity and volunteers still actively provide support and run activites. Read more

What we do

At ESRA we run recovery cafes, along with groups, social activities, drop-ins with other organisations and specialist veteran support. Read more

Our Bill W plants

A novel way to keep recovery alive. Read more