2. Oolong HouseAustralia, NSW Creator: Oolong House Last reviewed: 02/09/2015
Review: Holistic residential treatment program and halfway house tailored, but not exclusively, to the needs of Aboriginal men to address addiction, comorbidity and other risky lifestyle behaviours.
Review: Offers a range of alcohol, other drug and dual diagnosis services. Services include outreach counselling for parents of children dealing with alcohol and other drug issues, short term housing, men's residential treatment and a group-work program for men and women.
Review: A range of evidence-based therapeutic programs and projects targeting individuals over 18yo seeking a treatment goal of abstinence, opioid reduction or opioid stabilisation. All options require detox prior to engagement and a commitment to transfer a percentage of Centrelink benefits for the duration of the residential treatment programs. Specific services targeting methadone reduction, women-only, pregnant women and men-only programs, plus HIV, infectious diseases projects and services for co-morbidity issues. Initial contact can be made by the consumer or their health professional. Note: This is a review of the provider's website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.
7. beyondblueAustralia, National services Creator: beyondblue Last reviewed: 27/07/2016
Review: Targeted residential program for up to 26 weeks for Aboriginal men in need of rehabilitation from substance misuse, abuse, criminal behaviour and domestic violence issues. Located in the rural community of Alstonville. Download application form.
Review: Offers a three-month residential and day program adopting a holistic approach with medical detox, counselling, group work, life skills, education and aftercare services for substance misuse treatment and recovery. Provides cultural activities and programs for both men and women. Based in Yarrabah.