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73. Illicit drug diversion initiative - Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation (CHAC)

Australia, TAS Creator: Circular Head Aboriginal Corporation (CHAC) Last reviewed: 15/04/2018

Review: A Drug and Alcohol counselling, education and referral service for first time Indigenous drug offenders. Police divert drug offenders caught using or possessing small quantities of illicit drugs. This program is designed as an alternative to facing court for convictions and aims to educate offenders to consider the legal and health consequences of using illicit drugs. Both adults and youth can be diverted. 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: Counselling, Diversion, Education, Indigenous, Offenders, Police, Referrals, Youth

74. Drug and alcohol - Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District - NSW Government

Australia, NSW Creator: NSW Government - Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District Last reviewed: 10/04/2018

Review: Counselling for adults and young people, information on drugs and alcohol, support for partners, family or friends, treatment programs, help with withdrawal from drugs or alcohol, peer support programs, safe injecting initiatives for people who use drugs, and education workshops for community or services. Treatment options include pharmacotherapy, outpatient services, pregnancy support and Indigenous programs. Based in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. A helpline is available and a service directory provides links to the multiple locations.

Tags: Addiction, Assessment, Carers, Consumers, Counselling, Diversion, Families, Harm reduction, Helpline, Indigenous, People who use drugs, Pharmacotherapy, Pregnancy, Rehab, Service directories, Withdrawal

79. Amity Community Services

Australia, NT Creator: Amity Community Services Inc Last reviewed: 24/12/2017

Review: Provides a range of alcohol, other drug and mental health counselling and outreach services and resources across the Territory with some programs targeting the Indigenous community. Develops community strategies to address the issue of volatile substance misuse. People who use drugs can access face-to-face, online and telephone support plus a range of resource materials.

Tags: Addiction, Communities, Counselling, Drivers, Indigenous, Inhalants, Mental health, Outreach, People who use drugs, Resources, Rural and remote, Telephone