Liaison and Diversion

Who's it for?

Liaison and Diversion (L&D) services identify people who have mental health, learning disability, substance misuse or other vulnerabilities when they first come into contact with the criminal justice system as suspects, defendants or offenders.

What we offer

The service aims to reduce risk factors by diverting individuals away from crime and into health, social care or other appropriate services through signposting and short term support.

The service which is led by Wakefield Council, operates across the whole of West Yorkshire and Bridge employs specialist Substance Misuse Support Time Recovery Workers embedded within multi disciplinary teams.

Trafalgar House Police Station, 58 Nelson Street, Bradford, BD5 0DZ

Telephone No: 01924 302425

*Please telephone to check opening times of individual services as there may be slight variations.