The objective of the Drug and Alcohol service is to work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people who are at risk of and /or experiencing problematic alcohol, tobacco and/or other drug use; their families; and the community and deliver the following Services:

  • Harm Reduction: Information and Education
  • Support and Case Management –
    Dual Diagnosis Outreach Service, which will offer support and case management services to young people experiencing mental health and alcohol and other drug problems concurrently. This service will include access to alcohol and other drug (AOD) workers who are able to:
    • provide comprehensive alcohol, tobacco and other drug (ATOD) assessments, basic mental health screening and brief interventions and suicide risk assessments
    • manage intoxicated clients;
    • use motivational interviewing;
    • use relapse prevention;