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.
Help solve drug-related crimes by gathering evidence and interpreting data while learning how stimulants affect the body
Alcohol is the most commonly used drug in Australia. Learn about the effects and risks associated with drinking alcohol.
How much caffeine is safe? Learn about the immediate and long-term risks of heavy caffeine and energy drink consumption.
Accurate, up-to-date, evidence-based information about E-cigarettes and vaping.
Although little is known about the long-term effects of GHB, learn about the immediate risks and effects of consumption.
Heard a term/drug name & not sure what it means?
What to do when you’re worried about a friend: tips about how to support them and talk to them about their drug use.
Understand how to look after you mental health during difficult times.
Heard about Ice but not sure what it is? Get the facts on Ice and other forms of methamphetamine & their effects.
The Not Our Way Storybook follows a group of teenagers through their experiences with misusing prescription drugs.
Get accurate, up-to-date information about Performance and Image Enhancing Drugs, including risks and effects.
A factsheet on Shisha developed for young people available in English and Arabic.
Follow four friends who experiment with petrol sniffing, and how having a yarn with the sniffing nurse can help.
For school staff, parents and others interested in understanding the effect of drugs on developing brain.
This webinar looks at the prevalence of cannabis use, trends in its use and associated harms and possible interventions.
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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