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.
Skills for navigating challenging situations.
Year: Year 3–4, Year 5–6, Year 7–8, Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Drug information and interpersonal skills training, 11 different language versions are available.
Year: Year 7–8
Classroom program focused on helping students develop skills to reduce alcohol-related harms.
Year: Year 7–8, Year 9–10
School-based program to increase personality-specific coping skills in high-risk teenagers.
Choices is an applied theatre program offered in QLD to prepares students for Schoolies.
Year: Year 11–12
Online based prevention program for older adolescents.
Year: Year 9–10, Year 11–12
Alcohol is the most commonly used drug in Australia. Learn about the effects and risks associated with drinking alcohol.
Students learn about safe and legal consumption of alcohol for different age groups.
Students practice being assertive.
Get accurate, up-to-date information about Benzodiazepine medications, including risks, effects and appropriate use.
How much caffeine is safe? Learn about the immediate and long-term risks of heavy caffeine and energy drink consumption.
Cannabis can affect the body and mind. Learn about the different immediate and long-term effects of using cannabis.
Stories about the impact of cannabis on Aboriginal communities and culture.
Accurate, up-to-date information about cocaine, including its effects and associated risks in the short and long term.
This app provides evidence-based & up-to-date resources about crystal methamphetamine (ice).
A collection of real stories from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about the effects of smoking.
An overview of what works, what's uncertain, and doesn't work, in terms of drug & alcohol prevention in the classroom.
A short animated video about the effects of cannabis on the developing brain.
Accurate, up-to-date, evidence-based information about E-cigarettes and vaping.
Many ‘new’ drugs have arrived on the market. Learn about New and Emerging Drugs, or "legal highs", and their effects.
This video is from the ABC's Catalyst program, and explores the dangers of energy drinks.
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.
Guide to evidence-based drug and alcohol education.
For school staff, parents and others interested in understanding the effect of drugs on developing brain.
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