Victoria help & support services
Review: Provides a range of counselling, health and social programs for young people in western Melbourne. Aims to encourage health promotion through prevention and harm reduction by encouraging youth to engage in their own wellbeing. Additional support available for young women who are pregnant or youth who are at-risk of homelessness.
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: Provides a comprehensive overview of the alcohol and drug sector in Victoria. Outlines a range of assessment, treatment and support services available to adults, young people, families and carers. Access to policy, research and legislation. Discusses the sector workforce and drug policy reform. Showcases the Ice Action Plan within the context of the Victorian Alcohol and Drug Strategy.
Review: A comprehensive, user-friendly site covering a broad range of alcohol and other drug issues in which the state government has an interest, including Treatment Services; Policy, Research and Legislation; Standards and Guidelines; Workforce; and Funding and Reporting. There is a link to a 24/7 confidential helpline. This site provides information for professionals, students, people who use drugs, families, consumers, and social health professionals with an interest in harm reduction, providing services, and policy. The site has a good search tool.
Review: A residential therapeutic program providing alcohol detox and rehabilitation with medical and allied health professionals. An online assessment tool is available to help consumers decide if their drinking is problematic and requires intervention to improve lifestyle options. Located on the Mornington Peninsula.
Review: Private practice providing structured intervention, rehab and aftercare services for people who use drugs and who are experiencing dependency or addiction issues. This service promotes options for families or employers who are looking for support to help a family member or employee in their workplace for whom they have concerns. In addition to screening, assessment, counselling and information, this service provides educaiton workshops which address lifestyle, financial, legal and behaviour challenges associated with addiction or dependency. Initial referral can be made through the online email link.
Review: Provides a comprehensive range of alcohol and other drug counselling, outreach, withdrawal, residential rehabilitation and behaviour change services and groups for young people and adults in Ballarat. NOTE: This is a review of the provider's website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.
Review: Provides a range of prevention, intervention, assessment and referral services including alcohol & other drugs counselling, referrals to inpatient drug withdrawal, long-term residential programs and other La Trobe Community Health Services Alcohol and Drug programs, forensic services including drug diversion and court referral; family and significant other advice and support service, quit smoking education and advice and a needle exchange program. Specialist services for Indigenous patients or those with co-morbidity issues are available. Essential to use the search tool. Use preferred location and telephone for a referral if search does not initially bring up services related to your area of concern.
Review: Provides a range of alcohol and drug referral, counselling, outreach, quit tobacco, harm reduction, early intervention, education, outreach, home-based withdrawal and diversion programs for young people living in the Grampians region of Victoria.
Review: Primary health care services for people living in the western suburbs of Melbourne. Provides community based treatment services to individuals over 16yrs of age. Treatment includes brief family interventions and longer tern therapeutic programs. Evidence-based, targeted programs tackling comorbidity and tailored to Indigenous and people from multicultural backgrounds. Specialist services for women, men and children.