Help & support services
1. AA TimesAustralia, VIC Creator: Alcoholics Anonymous Victoria Last reviewed: 26/08/2014
Review: Comprehensive Alcoholics Anonymous site with access to events, newsletters, meeting lists, group information and publications for Victoria.
Review: Provides strong leadership in the treatment and prevention of alcohol and other drug misuse in Aboriginal people, through culturally appropriate services and the National Indigenous Drug Strategy.
Review: Peak body representing 20 Aboriginal community organisations across South Australia. Provides responses to a range of state and national committees and strategies, Aboriginal health promotion materials and research. The site gives links for metropolitan, rural and remote communities looking to gain support when dealing with problems associated with substance misuse. Provides access to project outlines, a newsletter, events and resources.
Review: A community-based organisation that provides crisis intervention, assessment, stabilisation and rehabilitation for Aboriginal people with alcohol and other drug problems.
Review: A private rehab program offering residential, day and outpatient care following a 5-stage treatment for individuals and their families. Assessment, individual and group programs are available to meet specific addiction and mental health issues. Note: This is a review and star rating of the provider’s website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.
Review: Overview of an extensive range of abstinence-based recovery, detox, residential and non-residential support programs offered nationally.
Review: Private clinic offering detox, rehab and counselling services for people who have co-occurring alcohol and other drug or mental health problems. Access to assessment, inpatient and outpatient withdrawal services, and an addiction rehab day program. Located in Melbourne. Note: This is a review and star rating of the provider’s website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.
Review: Comprehensive mental health and comorbidity service for young people. Includes a residential drug withdrawal program with individualised support, brief interventions, relapse prevention planning, outreach and a day activity program. A multi disciplinary team support young people and their families.
Review: A non-government agency providing advocacy services for people with mental health, alcohol and other drug-related problems, their carers and relatives.
Review: Established under the 12-step model to support families and friends of individuals with drinking problems with targeted information, meetings and support for young people, spouses and professionals.