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

Case Worker

The Salvation Army, Corio

AOD Counsellor

Uniting VicTas, Narre Warren

AOD Counsellor

Uniting VicTas, Preston

Sep 16

Southern Dual Diagnosis Service Opioid Treatment Training

Sep 16

Vulnerable children: Substance use among young people and caregivers in child protection systems

Sep 21

Southern Dual Diagnosis Service - Harm Reduction training

International Overdose Awareness Day – The forgotten people: surging overdose toll in COVID-19 year
Media Statement                                                                                                                                                                 30 August 2021   International Overdose Awareness Day The...
Cannabis Inquiry: lost opportunity perpetuates harm
The report from the Inquiry into Cannabis in Victoria, while asserting support for drug...
Victorian overdose deaths, 2011-2020
Purpose This report presents the 2020 update to Victorian overdose death statistics. This is...

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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

Sep 16

Southern Dual Diagnosis Service Opioid Treatment Training

Sep 16

Vulnerable children: Substance use among young people and caregivers in child protection systems

Sep 21

Southern Dual Diagnosis Service - Harm Reduction training

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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Uniting VicTas, Preston

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