COVID-19 and Crew services

Crew services have been affected by COVID-19 but we are doing our best to make sure we can offer support, information and advice during this difficult time.

Crew Services

Digital Drop-in

From Monday 3rd May our Drop-in Shop is open to the public with social distancing measures in place. The Drop-in will be open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 1-5pm and Thursdays 3-7pm. On Saturdays we will normally have a doorstep kiosk for collection of safer sex items and our flyers or leaflets. This Saturday kiosk service is paused until Satuday 10th July.  Find out more here. 

We are continuing our  Digital Drop-in at the usual opening times – Mondays to Saturdays 1-5pm except Thursdays when we open 3-7pm.

To get in touch with the Drop-in team, simply drop us an email at You can also direct message us via Instagram @Crew_2000 or you can also drop us a text confidentially on 07860047501.

If you need support from another drug service or need to access harm reduction materials visit to find your closest service provider.

Counselling for people aged 18+

Crew Counselling Service is currently offering telephone sessions or online counselling (with video), and we are accepting new referrals for counselling. We are not currently able to offer face to face counselling sessions.

To make a referral or inquiry about counselling, please email

For information on other drug services, or for support elsewhere in Scotland, please check out services in your area.


Looking for up to date training on drug trends, the impact of COVID and drug awareness? We are currently offering online training sessions. Get in touch with our training team by emailing Our training and communications team are also still working to create information on drugs, mental wellbeing and harm reduction – keep an eye on our social media, website and newsletter to stay updated.


Our outreach services are postponed until restrictions are removed and we hope to be out and about as soon as possible after that.  Please keep watching our social media accounts (FacebookTwitter and Instagram) for updates.

Expert Witness

Our expert witnesses are following government restrictions and won’t be travelling but may be available for work that can be completed at home. Please contact us on  

For media and press enquiries

Please email and include details of any questions you may have and your deadline for comment. Someone from our team will get back to you as soon as possible.

Other useful links

We’ve created resources on how to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 including information on sex, drugs, mental health and well being. Find our detailed web page here, information on reducing harm if taking drugs alone and a cannabis harm reduction 420 and lockdown resource.

Crew is sharing these links for information only. We have not evaluated the content in detail and therefore cannot endorse it or guarantee its accuracy.

Last updated 04/02/21

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