Best practice and resources 

Tackling alcohol and other drug problems in your community can be challenging. But the good news is there are tried and tested ideas and resources that can make it easier. The Alcohol and Drug Foundation is here to help you. All the information we create is evidence-based, which means it’s developed using the best research and expert advice available.

Listen to the experts

Remember – if you’re going to spend time and effort trying to make a difference in your community, it’s worth listening to the experts to find out what sort of initiatives actually work.

Prevention Research: Preventing alcohol and drug problems in your community (Preventing AOD problems) will give you some tried and tested strategies for harm prevention.

6 Steps to planning alcohol and drug projects (Planning AOD projects) is a discussion guide to help you develop a well-planned, successful initiative.

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