Family Drug Help - Help for family members
For every person abusing drugs or alcohol there are at least five other people seriously affected by their behaviour.
Family Drug HelpLine: 1300 660 068 www.familydrughelp.sharc.org.au
Trained volunteers with personal experience of addiction in families will answer.
-information about drugs and drug treatment, support groups, 6 session education program, free booklets and more.
The Victorian Government Health Information website has a page on information and tips sheets on alcohol and hosting safe parties for parents: http://www.health.vic.gov.au/drugs/alcohol/parents/index.htm
www.parentingstrategies.net is a website containing detailed information on parenting strategies in the style of an online tutorial.
The Australian Drug Foundation, drug info clearinghouse has downloadable fact sheets available for parents: www.druginfo.adf.org.au/druginfo/fact_sheets
or you can phone Druginfo: 1300 85 85 84
Youth Substance Abuse Service: 1800 014 446 or www.ysas.org.au
Direct Line: provide a 24 hour phone counselling and referral service: 1800 888 236
Victorian Police Partysafe program, register your party at your local police station or online www.police.vic.gov.au