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.
By default results that have the highest evidence rating, and are Australia-based, are displayed first.
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.
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.
Get the facts about illegal drugs, alcohol and tobacco
Understand the legal consequences of drug use.
Visiting a doctor can be daunting. This video explains the problems GPs can help with, and what young people can expect.
This video gives suggestions for what to do if you are concerned about a friend or family member's drinking habits.
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.
Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.
Demonstrates different approaches to starting conversations to help a friend and encourage them to seek support.
Heard about Ice but not sure what it is? Get the facts on Ice and other forms of methamphetamine & their effects.
This factsheet explores common myths about drugs and provides research based facts and statistics. Some may surprise you
animated video series exploring the effects of alcohol, cannabis and MDMA on the adolescent brain.
A factsheet on Shisha developed for young people available in English and Arabic
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.
This comic-book style app focuses on the decision-making process involved when confronted with drugs and alcohol.
A simple animation for very young children that increases awareness of medicines and possible poisons around the house.