CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn are hosting the 10th Annual Comorbidity Interagency Day. This is a free event and great opportunity for Alcohol Tobacco & Other Drug and Mental Health Services to network and strengthen interagency partnerships and referrals. Service providers are invited to host a stall to promote your service(s), including a free BBQ lunch. Please […]
ATODA is looking for a full-time Project Manager. The Role Working with the Chief Executive Officer and a small team to develop and implement priority ATOD related projects, you will ensure successful and timely delivery and your responsibilities will include: Determining project need, scope and logic, including research and analysis Managing timelines, monitoring and evaluation […]
Mental Health Week is an annual event celebrated in Australia and over 100 countries in an effort to raise community awareness and understanding of mental illness, reduce the stigma and discrimination associated with people living with mental illness, and promote positive mental health and wellbeing. The theme for 2017 in the ACT is Stronger Together! Mental illness […]
Odyssey House NSW is a not for profit organisation that provides rehabilitation and community services to individuals with alcohol and other drug dependencies. They are looking for: Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Counsellor Family Support Worker (part-time) Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Counsellor Full time fixed term contract until 30th June 2018 (with possible extension) […]
Can we concurrently reduce problematic alcohol consumption, repeat drink driving and domestic violence arrests? Alcohol consumption can impose enormous health and safety costs on individuals and society. Problem drinkers account for a disproportionate share of these costs. Although thousands of problem drinkers pass through the criminal justice system each year, reducing their alcohol consumption has […]
Odyssey House NSW is a not for profit organisation that provides rehabilitation services to individuals with alcohol and other drug dependencies. They are looking for: AOD Admissions Worker Registered Nurse Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Admissions Worker Position This is an opportunity for an experienced Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) Admissions Officer to work within […]
Canberra Times, 14 September 2017 The co-chair of Reconciliation Australia has applauded the ACT for becoming the first Australian state or territory to gazette Reconciliation Day as a public holiday. For the full article, click here.
Families and Friends for Drug Law Reform (ACT) invites people to attend its 22nd Annual Remembrance Ceremony ‘for those who lose their life to illicit drugs’. Date: Monday 23 October 2017 Time: 12:30 – 1:30pm Venue: Weston Park, Yarralumla (to take place at the dedicated memorial located on the right of Weston Park Road opposite […]
The Ngunnawal Bush Healing Farm has been launched on Monday 4 September 2017. For further information, the NBHF can be e-mailed on NBHF@act.gov.au, or called on 6237 6700. See the Canberra Times article.
CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn AOD SUPPORT CONNECTIONS Program is a non-discriminatory, confidential, holistic, client-centred program which provides engagement and short-term case management support for people aged 16 years and over who are experiencing alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues. AOD SUPPORT CONNECTIONS is flexible in its scope and approach and can meet with clients at […]