55 Central - Crossroads Project

Australia, WA Creator: 55 Central Available for: Desktop, Mobile Last reviewed: 14/04/2018

Review: An innovative problem tackling homelessness (or risk of homelessness) and intertwined issues of alcohol and drug dependency, mental health, comorbidity and other related harms through assertive outreach and community development initiatives. Helps clients improve their health and wellbeing and to develop skills to reduce anti-social behaviours. Action research is being conducted on this project aiming to optimise future policies, systems and service models by providing support for consumers tackling problematic alcohol and other drug use.  

Tags: Abuse & violence, Alcohol, Communities, Comorbidity, Consumers, Health promotion, Homeless, Mental health, Outreach, Policy, Rehab, Research