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Taking action together on secondary supply laws

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So many of us have been there. Exams are done. The shenanigans for muck-up day are sorted. A friend just turned 18 and can grab a slab of beer for us…

Resource: Indigenous AOD knowledge centre

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The Australian Indigenous Alcohol and Other Drug Knowledge Centre recently launched two new web portals with links to resources and other information. The portals provide information for community workers, Elders,…

Shop: Your Shout DVD

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The Your Shout: An honest discussion about alcohol by young people for young people DVD is now available from the Australian Drug Foundation’s online shop. It’s an educational DVD that features a…

App review: Better Health Channel

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The app provides health information and a Victorian-based health services search directory. It includes a range of content, including articles on healthy living, first aid procedures, healthy recipes and the ability…

Video: Alcohol in the Body

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The Australian Drug Foundation has a mammoth library of alcohol and other drug resources, and some items go back decades – or seem to. We recently uncovered this nice little…

New research report: Young people’s opinions on alcohol and other drug issues

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Do young people support alcohol regulations in our community? What do they think about accessing treatment? The Australian National Council on Drugs have published a new report looking at young people’s…

New report: Alcohol and other drug treatment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

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In June the National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee (NIDAC) released a new paper – Alcohol and other drug treatment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The paper outlines…

Getting tough on alcohol fuelled violence: a united operation

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Alcohol fuelled violence is a topic that never seems to go away. It gets prime real estate in our news across Australia. Lately it has focussed on single attacks which…

Want help objecting against liquor licenses?

Tony Brown, who successfully advocated for the Newcastle conditions, can provide anyone in New South Wales with free assistance. Tony, together with a Alcohol Community Action Project website funded by FARE, can provide local…

New report: Review of governments’ alcohol policies

Late last year the National Alliance for Action on Alcohol released their National alcohol policy scorecard : 2013 results, which reviewed both the Federal and state governments’ alcohol policies. Only three…