Funded by the Australian government and coordinated by Good Sports, the Tackling Illegal Drugs program aims to help Australian sports clubs be better prepared to address drug-related issues.Learn More
Although strong pain killers and relaxants, such as codeine and benzodiazapines, can be effective for short periods of time they can also be highly addictive. More people die from medication overdoses than from all illegal drugs combined and 70% of accidental overdoses in 2012 were due to medication. Watch some stories about average Australian’s struggles with pharmaceuticals and find out more about the hidden harms.
Excellence and Innovation Awards encourage, recognise and celebrate the achievements of the incredible people and organisations doing exceptional work to reduce the harm of alcohol and other drugs in Australia.
The ADF, in collaboration with NSW Health and local agencies, has produced a suite of resources that will help you educate your communities about the effects of crystalline methamphetamine (‘ice’) and how to access help and support services.
A comprehensive and trustworthy list of both prescription and illegal drugs. Each listing offers detailed and straight-forward information about subjects such as what they look like, the short and long-term effects, withdrawals and getting help.Learn More