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111. Drug Treatment Services - Sunraysia Community Health Services

Australia, VIC Creator: Sunraysia Community Health Services Last reviewed: 10/12/2017

Review: Comprehensive primary health reahbilitation services including non residential counselling, pharmacotherapy, needle and syringe program, home-based withdrawal, rural outreach and diversion programs. Targeted services to address alcohol and drug issues in Indigenous and refugee communities. Based in the Sunraysia area.

Tags: Aftercare, Counselling, Detox, Diversion, Education, Indigenous, Outreach, Pharmacotherapy, Rural and remote, Safe injecting, Withdrawal, Youth

112. Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Treatment Program - Malvern Private Hospital

Australia, VIC Creator: Malvern Private Hospital Last reviewed: 11/07/2018

Review: A specialist addiction recovery hospital providing an abstinence program for patients with alcohol and other drug dependence. Services include detox, inpatient care, day programs, after care and family support groups. 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: Addiction, Clinical guidelines, Comorbidity, Consumers, Counselling, Detox, Families, Rehab, Residential treatment

113. Drug and Alcohol Awareness Rehabilitation Centre - Gumbi Gumbi Aboriginal and Torres Strat Islander Corporation

Australia, QLD Creator: Gumbi Gumbi Aboriginal and Torres Strat Islander Corporation Last reviewed: 29/01/2018

Review: An Indigenous, non government organisation focussing on the rehabilitation of alcohol, drugs and volatile substances. Intensive, culturally appropriate residential and non residential rehabilitation centre providing counselling, group work and education to members of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. Programs are based on stages of change, motivational therapy. CBT, AA and holistic care. Located in Rockhampton.

Tags: Addiction, Advocacy, Communities, Counselling, Education, Indigenous, Referrals, Rehab, Residential treatment

114. Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service (DACAS) - Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre

Australia, VIC Creator: Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre Last reviewed: 25/03/2018

Review: A twenty-four hour, seven-day specialist telephone consultancy service available to all health professionals in Victoria. The service provides clinical advice to health professionals who have concerns about the clinical management of patients and clients with alcohol and other drug problems. Assistance is available to help with assessment, medical management of withdrawal syndromes, substitution pharmacotherapy and other prescribing issues, medical and nursing management of intoxication and toxicity, management of medical and psychiatric complications associated with drug and alcohol use, drug interactions and pain management.  

Tags: Alcohol, Assessment, Clinical guidelines, Comorbidity, Harm reduction, Information, Mental health, Pharmacotherapy, Polydrug use, Professionals, Screening, Telephone, Withdrawal

115. Drug and Alcohol Nurses of Australasia (DANA)

Australia Creator: Drug and Alcohol Nurses of Australasia (DANA) Last reviewed: 07/04/2018

Review: A peak nursing body that provides leadership, standards, resources and events to nurses and midwives with a professional interest in alcohol and other drugs. Promotes evidence-based practice and encourages research involvement. Provides access to a host of online and other professional development, education and mentoring opportunities including an annual conference. Members also receive consultancy, advice and advocacy services promoting alcohol and other drug issues inclusion in undergraduate curriculum, post-graduate clinical and research degrees. A one-stop shop for events, policy, networks, information, employment and current research on addiction issues. Supports the professional development of nurses working in the alcohol and other drugs field and contributes to national workforce development. Access to courses, conference proceedings, e-news and other events.

Tags: Addiction, Clinical guidelines, Curriculum, Education, Events, Jobs, Medical, News, Policy, Professional development, Professionals, Research, Strategy, Workplaces

116. Drug and Alcohol Office (DAO) - WA Government

Australia, WA Creator: WA Government Last reviewed: 07/04/2018

Review: A peak government agency striving to prevent and reduce the adverse impacts of alcohol and other drugs within a number of different target groups. Specialised community development projects and campaigns for young people, families, Aboriginal, offenders, culturally and linguistically diverse communities. Hosts workforce training and education programs and provides access to clinical guidelines, policies, research, library, service directory and health promotion resources. A great starting point for all enquiries.  

Tags: Campaigns, Diversion, Events, Families, Harm minimisation, Indigenous, Information, News, Peak bodies, Policy, Prevention, Professional development, Service directories, Statistics, Training

117. Drug and Alcohol Service Directory - NSW Government - Health - Northern Sydney Local Health District

Australia, NSW Creator: NSW Government - Health - Northern Sydney Local Health District Last reviewed: 19/10/2018

Review: Service directory detailing government-supported drug and alcohol, comorbidity and mental health services in the northern Sydney region. Included are links for involuntary programs, detox units, drug diversion, heroin treatment programs, outreach and assessment connections, counselling services, and support targeted towards youth.

Tags: Assessment, Comorbidity, Detox, Government, Heroin, Mental health, Outreach, Rehab, Service directories, Youth

118. Drug and Alcohol Services - NSW Government—Health—South Eastern Sydney Local Health District

Australia, NSW Creator: NSW Government - Health - South Eastern Sydney Local Health District Last reviewed: 02/10/2018

Review: A free outpatient clinic to help consumers experiencing problems with over-the-counter or prescription pharmaceutical opioids. The clinic also helps people who are at risk of developing problems with their pharmaceutical opioid use (e.g. past history of problems), and people who need a specialist or second opinion in order for their doctor to continue prescribing opioid medications. Ostensibly for people living in the South Eastern Sydney Local Health District catchment area. Consumers from outside SESLHD may be eligible, but this needs to be discussed with the service before a formal referral is made. All patients require a referral from a General Practitioner or hospital before being able to access the services. 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, Consumers, Counselling, Harm reduction, Pharmacotherapy, Rehab

119. Drug and Alcohol Services Association of Alice Springs

Australia, NT Creator: Drug and Alcohol Services Association of Alice Springs Last reviewed: 07/04/2018

Review: Provides outreach, sobering up, assessment and a residential rehabilitation program for people who use drugs or alcohol at harmful levels and are suffering the impacts of addiction at Arunda House in Alice Springs. Targeted programs address volatile substance dependence and community education. Residents are supported throughout their recovery journey through to an aftercare program. Online referral forms available.

Tags: Addiction, Aftercare, Assessment, Detox, Inhalants, Online, Outreach, People who use drugs, Referrals, Rehab, Residential treatment, Withdrawal

120. Drug and Alcohol Treatment Service (DaATS) of SA (OARS)

Australia, SA Creator: Offenders Aid and Rehabilitation Services of SA (OARS) Last reviewed: 30/03/2019

Review: Provides a range of services for past offenders adversely affected by alcohol and other drug use. Targeted programs include individual counselling, drug awareness, relapse prevention and SMART recovery. Services available in Adelaide and surrounding rural areas. NOTE: This is a review of the site rather than the services offered.

Tags: Amphetamines, Comorbidity, Counselling, Diversion, Homeless, Prisoners, Rehab