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A database of evidence-based alcohol and drug education resources.

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Alcohol and risk taking: How to help your teenager stay safe

Information and strategies to reduce risk-taking behaviour for your teenager when it comes to alcohol and other drugs.

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Drink spiking

How to navigate the topic of drink spiking with your children and practical tips you can give them for staying safe.

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Drug and Alcohol Education: Parent Booklet

Information and guidance for parents.

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Drug and Alcohol Education: Student Booklet

Get the facts about illegal drugs, alcohol, and tobacco in the hard copy or online version of this booklet.

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Drug and alcohol use and the law

Understand the legal consequences of drug use.

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Drug use and aggression: How to protect yourself

Advice about what to do if someone is becoming aggressive.

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Ensuring your teenager stays safe when they’re attending a party

This factsheet provides advice for parents to help keep their teenagers safe when they attend parties or events.

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Glossary

Heard a term/drug name & not sure what it means?

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Drugs A to Z,factsheet
Harm minimisation: How to talk to teenagers about staying safe

Learn about the harm minimisation approach and how to talk to teenagers about harm minimisation.

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Hosting a teenage party

This factsheet provides information for parents on planning a party for teenagers.

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How can I tell if someone is using drugs?

This factsheet provides information that can assist readers in recognising the signs of drug use.

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How families can protect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander teenagers against drug related harms

How families of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people can positively influence their teenagers choices.

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How many young people in Australia use alcohol or other drugs

Accurate up-to-date information about drug use patterns among young people.

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How parents can protect against drug and alcohol use and related harms

Have a positive impact on your teenager’s choices.

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How to help someone who has taken a drug

Be prepared for the unpredictable nature of drugs: Learn what to look for and how to help in a drug-related emergency.

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How to put someone in the recovery position

Be prepared: Learn how to help in an emergency, and how to place someone in the recovery position correctly.

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Making choices

Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.

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Mythbusters: Common drug myths exposed

This factsheet explores common myths about drugs and provides research based facts & statistics. Some may surprise you.

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Parenting strategies: Preventing adolescent alcohol misuse

Guidelines & interactive parenting program to help parents prevent alcohol problems in young people.

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Polydrug Use: Factsheet

Learn about the effects & risks of polydrug use: Mixing drugs or taking one drug when under the influence of another.

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Preventing alcohol and other drug harms among rural young people

This factsheet provides tips for parents around reducing harm from alcohol and other drug use in rural communities.

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