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8th Australasian Drug and Alcohol Strategy Conference 2017


This conference, hosted by the New Zealand Police and the Australian Federal Police, will focus on the theme Influencing attitudes: how can thinking and behaviour towards alcohol and drug use be…


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The Australian Winter School (AWS) is a national alcohol and other drug (AOD) conference presented by Lives Lived Well, one of Queensland’s leading non-government AOD providers. AWS is shifting from…

Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference


The 4th Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference will cover topics surrounding prevention, treatment and recovery the 2017 Australian and New Zealand Addiction Conference will include presentations from leading sector specialists,…

Writing Workshops

Two writing workshops for people with lived experience of AOD misuse and/or mental illness Banyule Community Health’s AOD peer support group will run two writing workshops in November and December….

Applied Research in Crime and Justice Conference

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The NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, in partnership with the Griffith Criminology Institute, is convening the 4th annual Applied Research in Crime and Criminal Justice Conference. This conference…

VAADA 2017 Conference

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The Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association (VAADA) 2017 Conference will provide practitioners and other stakeholders in the alcohol and other drug (AOD) sector with the opportunity to take stock, showcase…

Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association (ATCA) 2016 Gathering


The Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association (ATCA) is made up of over 35 organisations from Australia and New Zealand offering therapeutic community and residential rehabilitation to adolescents, adults, and families. The…

National Primary Health Care Conference 2016


The National Primary Health Care (NPHC) Conference 2016 is a platform for the whole primary health care community and professionals to come together in a supportive and collaborative environment to…

An Introduction to AOD Prevention Within Communities

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This workshop will provide an introduction to the principles and models of Alcohol and other drug (AOD) prevention in Western Australian (WA) communities. Upon completion of the workshop, participants should…



Take a Break from the Booze this October for 28 days from 4th – 31st October to educate our kids and help break the cycle of alcohol abuse. Ocsober is encouraging…