Victoria’s peak body representing Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) services.

VAADA’s purpose is to ensure that the issues for people experiencing the harms associated with alcohol and other drug use and the organisations that support them are well represented in policy and program development and public discussion.

Curtin University online survey for AOD sector employees and volunteers

Aug 4

Negotiating roadblocks in therapy – NEW interactive online workshop

Aug 9

Refresher- Standard Mental Health First Aid

Aug 12

Mental Health First Aid

Victorian overdose deaths, 2011-2020
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Over 4500 overdose deaths in a decade the focus of new coronial report
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Victoria: 526 fatal overdoses in 2020
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Tri-peaks project

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Family Violence

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ADRIA – Alcohol and Drug Research Innovation Agenda

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Upcoming Events

Aug 4

Negotiating roadblocks in therapy – NEW interactive online workshop

Aug 9

Refresher- Standard Mental Health First Aid

Aug 12

Mental Health First Aid

Prompt Cards

Language appropriate prompts covering overing AOD, mental health, trauma informed care, CALD, Family Violence and LGBTI

COVID-19 & Digital Health – AOD practice implications

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AOD TV – VAADA’s YouTube Channel

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About VAADA

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