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.
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Answers common questions about seeing a psychologist or school counsellor, and how they can help.
Help solve drug-related crimes by gathering evidence and interpreting data while learning how stimulants affect the body
Learn about the effects and risks of inhalants: substances that are sniffed or breathed in through the nose or mouth.
Alcohol is the most commonly used drug in Australia. Learn about the effects and risks associated with drinking.
Get accurate, up-to-date information about Benzodiazepine medications, including risks, effects and appropriate use.
Cannabis can affect the body and mind. Learn about the different immediate and long-term effects of using cannabis.
Accurate, up-to-date information about cocaine, including its effects and associated risks in the short and long term.
Understand the legal consequences of drug use, and some of the variables that influence the severity of an offence.
Many ‘new’ drugs have arrived on the market. Learn about New and Emerging Drugs, or "legal highs", and their effects.
Although little is known about the long-term effects of GHB, learn about the immediate risks and effects of consumption.
Get accurate and up-to-date information about hallucinogens, including the variable risks and effects of consumption.
Be prepared for the unpredictable nature of drugs: Learn what to look for and how to help in a drug-related emergency.
Heroin is a highly addictive opiate. Learn about the short and long term effects and risks associated with its use.
When people use drugs, sometimes they can become violent. Read this factsheet for some ways you can protect yourself.
What to do when you’re worried about a friend: tips about how to support them and talk to them about their drug use.
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.
This factsheet follows on from Part 1 of 'Let’s yarn about helping a friend or family member who has a drug problem'.
This factsheet follows on from Part 2 of 'Let’s yarn about helping a friend or family member who has a drug problem'.
Learn how to be assertive, deal with pressure from friends and make your own decisions about alcohol and drugs.
Heard about Ice but not sure what it is? Get the facts on Ice and other forms of methamphetamine & their effects.
You hear a lot of talk about alcohol and drugs, but how much of it is true? Read this factsheet to find out!
Accurate up-to-date information about tobacco and smoking, including the risks and effects of use and addiction.