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11. Drug court - Department of the Attorney General

Australia, WA Creator: Government of Western Australia - Department of the Attorney General Last reviewed: 02/05/2018

Review: Assessment and referral information for a range of intervention initiatives designed to break the cycle of drug related crimes and offending by facilitating treatment programs as part of the court process in Western Australia. There are currently four programs available, all of which require regular appearances in the Drug Court, regular monitoring (including drug screen urine testing) and participation in treatment and support services and programs.

Tags: Assessment, Consumers, Crime, Drug courts, Drug testing, Information, Law, Prisoners, Referrals

12. Drug education - Jade Lewis

Australia, WA Creator: Jade Lewis & Friends Inc Last reviewed: 30/03/2019

Review: A private, commercial program established by a past international athlete who uses her own experience of dependence to present alcohol and other drug prevention programs in schools - "Just say no", advice to parents and a life-skills program for prisoners. ADIN does not provide quality assurance on the efficacy of the program itself and suggests viewers familiarise themselves with national drug education guidelines. Some content is factually incorrect and does not provide appropriate referencing.

Tags: Addiction, Education, Families, Parents, Prevention, Prisoners, Schools, Students, Teachers

13. Employment and youth support services - Youth Futures WA

Australia, WA Creator: Youth Futures WA Last reviewed: 03/10/2018

Review: Programs, initiatives and resources to support at-risk and homeless young people. Includes access to services for accommodation and education, alcohol and other drug counselling, peer support, early intervention support, and a variety of outreach options in each of the participating communities. Begin the referral process, self or for a client or friend, by phoning the number provided on the site.

Tags: Communities, Counselling, Early intervention, Education, Harm reduction, Homeless, Outreach, Peer support, Youth

14. Fresh Start Recovery Programme

Australia, WA Creator: Fresh Start Recovery Programme Last reviewed: 08/04/2018

Review: Perth-based supervised medical pharmacotherapy rehabilitation program to detox and treat opiate addiction through naltrexone implants and therapeutic interventions. Programs include support services and resources. Aftercare and peer support are provided for both the consumers and their families. NOTE: This is a review of the provider's website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.

Tags: Addiction, Alternative treatments, Consumers, Counselling, Detox, Families, Homeless, Infectious diseases, Medical, Peer support, Pharmacotherapy, Rehab, Research, Resources

15. Goldfields Rehabilitation Services

Australia, WA Creator: Goldfields Rehabilitation Services Inc Last reviewed: 30/06/2018

Review: Holistic and supervised Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Services that are provided in an alcohol and other drug free environment for residents over the age of 18 years who have been affected by alcohol and/or other drug dependency. Services are also available for clients who have been affected by sexual violence or cannabis issues. Residential treatment is followed by a further 12 months of outreach support. Phone or use the online email link to begin the referral process. Located in Kalgoorlie. NOTE: This is a review of the provider's website and the information on it, not a review of the quality of their services.

Tags: Cannabis, Consumers, Outreach, Rehab, Residential treatment, Violence

16. Hope Community Services

Australia, WA Creator: Hope Community Services Last reviewed: 30/11/2018

Review: A values-based organisation with a commitment to offering high quality and innovative services that are accessible to people of all faiths, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Hope has evolved to provide a growing range of services for people who use drugs and are affected by dependence or other impacts of their drug use. Locations across the Perth metro, outer metro and regional areas in WA, (Pilbara, Goldfields and Midwest) and available to adults and young people. Services include counselling, residential rehabilitation, transitional housing services, supervised residential care for youth, outreach, prevention, support for youth transitioning through the justice system, life skills training, education, counselling for comorbidity issues, referrals and Indigenous care.

Tags: Addiction, Consumers, Counselling, Diversion, Education, Families, Indigenous, Justice, Outreach, People who use drugs, Prevention, Referrals, Rehab, Residential treatment

17. Needle and syringe exchange program - WA AIDS Council

Australia, WA Creator: WA AIDS Council Last reviewed: 31/07/2018

Review: Provides harm reduction services and a range of information, including for people who inject drugs, with the aim of reducing the spread of blood-borne viruses. Safer sex equipment, advice, information and referral services also offered. Based in Western Australia. 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.

Tags: Harm reduction, Infectious diseases, Information, Prevention, Referrals, Safe injecting

18. Primary Health Care Programs & Community Health - South West Aboriginal Medical Service (SWAMS)

Australia, WA Creator: South West Aboriginal Medical Service Last reviewed: 28/11/2018

Review: An Aboriginal medical service based in Bunbury, WA. Provides services for a range of health issues including mental health.

Tags: Addiction, Counselling, Health promotion, Indigenous, Men, Mental health, Prevention, Rehab, Rural and remote, Tobacco, Violence, Women

19. Rehabilitation programs - Department of Corrective Services

Australia, WA Creator: WA Government Last reviewed: 29/08/2018

Review: A range of programs and interventions for prisoners that target offending behaviour such as drug abuse and violence programs. Aims to reduce re-offending and substance abuse on release through a comprehensive pathways program. Also runs gender specific and culturally appropriate substance abuse programs.

Tags: Addiction, Consumers, Education, Law Enforcement, Men, Multicultural, Prisoners, Referrals, Rehab, Violence, Women

20. School Drug Education and Road Aware (SDERA) - Department of Education - WA Government

Australia, WA Creator: WA Government - Department of Education Last reviewed: 16/10/2018

Review: The WA Government’s primary drug and road safety education strategy adopts a whole school approach; coordinating, developing and supporting schools to implement policy, and ensuring best practice involving teachers, parents and community agencies. Produces curriculum resources for teachers which are student-led, evidence-based and targeted to P to 12 years on drug education, safety and resilience. Practical strategies and information designed for parents, children and young people. Sice last review, navigation and graphic quality has improved significantly. The site is intuitive and easy to access.  

Tags: Curriculum, Education, Families, Government, Information, Policy, Prevention, Professional development, Research, Strategy, Students, Teachers