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The Alcohol and Drug Foundation is proud to announce a further 92 Local Drug Action Teams (LDATs) have recently joined the LDAT program. This means there are now 172 LDATs working across Australia to reduce and prevent alcohol and other drug harms.Learn More
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
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
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.