In Pictures: Patron Kate visits charity which helps people battling addiction
The duchess met staff and people recovering from addiction at a new treatment centre.
The Duchess of Cambridge has opened a new facility run by the Action on Addiction charity in Wickford, Essex.
The centre hosts nine-week long self-help addiction recovery programmes.
Action on Addiction treats all types of addiction including those for alcohol, drugs, gambling, sex, and food-related disorders.
The Duchess chats to clients at various stages of their recovery about the benefits of 'Clouds in the Community', a non-residential recovery programme that is based at the centre. pic.twitter.com/XPihsb7XmW— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) February 7, 2018