North West Melbourne PHN Region Domestic Family Violence Forum Presentations and Resources

North West Melbourne PHN Region Domestic Family Violence Forum Presentations and Resources The NWM Region Domestic Family Violence Forum is one of a suite of three key events of the North West Melbourne PHN Workforce Development project. The Domestic Family Violence Forum  focussed on providing agencies and senior workers with practical and highly relevant skills...

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North West Melbourne PHN Region CALD AOD Forum – Presentations and Resources

CALD AOD Practitioner Tip Sheets to download: These tip sheets outline some key issues for consideration when working with clients from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities in the areas of AOD counselling, residential withdrawal settings and intake and assessment settings.  Download the tip sheets by clicking on the links below: Cultural Cues - working...

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Co-occurring Capacity Building Project

Building capacity for alcohol and drug and mental health services The (Australian) Department of Health provided funding to Victorian alcohol and other drug (AOD) agencies through its flexible funds, the Substance Misuse Services Delivery Grants Fund (SMSDGF) and the Non-government Organisation Treatment Grants Program (NGOTGP). Through the SMSDGF, AOD agencies were able to build organisational

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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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