Tri-Peaks Project

About the Tri-Peaks Project The Tri-Peaks Project is a collaboration between the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare, the Victorian Healthcare Association and VAADA - The Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association to support and promote good governance and integrated practices across our three different sectors. Over the next 2 years, the Tri-Peaks Project...

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AOD Family Violence Reform Resources

Family Violence Support Services Family Violence Capability Framework Must/May Model™ Poster Victorian Specialist Family Violence Advisors contact Evidence-based Risk Factors VAADA Family Violence - Express Update March 2020 February Newsletter - AOD Family violence Newsletter #5 November Newsletter - What's new in the Family Violence space for the AOD sector October Newsletter - Where is...

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Co-occurring Capacity Building Project

Building capacity for alcohol and drug services Since 2008 the (Australian) Department of Health has provided funding to Victorian alcohol and other drug (AOD) agencies. This program includes funding for the state peak bodies (including VAADA), drug and alcohol treatment services, prevention services and AOD policy initiatives. Find out more about the Commonwealth’s response to...

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North West Melbourne Primary Health Network

The goals of the North West Melbourne Primary Health Network (NWMPHN) Workforce Development project are to increase the overall effectiveness of client care by enhancing the capacity of the AOD workforce in the NWMPHN funded region through workforce development and sustainability initiatives. The project encompasses a range of activities as follows: To develop an advanced...

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Western Victoria Primary Health Network

The Western Victorian Primary Health Network recently commissioned AOD Brief Intervention services in each of the four sub-regions (Ballarat, Warrnambool, Horsham and Geelong) with the expectation that a brief intervention service would fill an existing service gap in the AOD service environment. The aim of the Service Development Coordination Project is to provide coordination and...

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