Drug and Alcohol Information
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A database of evidence-based alcohol and drug education resources.
By default results that have the highest evidence rating, and are Australia-based, are displayed first.
Get the facts about illegal drugs, alcohol and tobacco
Understand the legal consequences of drug use.
Heard a term/drug name & not sure what it means?
When people use drugs, sometimes they can become violent. Read this factsheet for some ways you can protect yourself.
Accurate up-to-date information about drug use patterns among young people.
What to do when you’re worried about a friend: tips about how to support them and talk to them about their drug use.
Be prepared for the unpredictable nature of drugs: Learn what to look for and how to help in a drug-related emergency.
Be prepared: Learn how to help in an emergency, and how to place someone in the recovery position correctly.
It can be hard to know what to do when someone you love is using drugs. Read this three part series for what you can do.
Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.
Understand how to look after you mental health during difficult times.
This factsheet explores common myths about drugs and provides research based facts & statistics. Some may surprise you.
You hear a lot of talk about alcohol and drugs, but how much of it is true? Read this factsheet to find out!
The Not Our Way Storybook follows a group of teenagers through their experiences with misusing prescription drugs.
Learn about the effects & risks of polydrug use: Mixing drugs or taking one drug when under the influence of another.
Get the basic facts about illegal drugs, classification of different types of drugs, and how they affect the body.
Below you will find a list of useful drug education resources. You can filter these according to your needs using the filters on the left hand side. See Getting Started for more information about how to use this site.
Answers common questions about seeing a psychologist or school counsellor, and how they can help.
Learn about the effects and risks of inhalants: substances that are sniffed or breathed in through the nose or mouth.
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